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Historical Events Happened In May - 01

Monday, 30 May 2016

1945  On this day in history general Belgian Labor Union (ABVV) party forms  

1945  Radio Budapest, Hungary re-enters shortwave broadcasting after WWII on this day in history.  

1945  Seys-Inquart flees to Flensburg on this day in history.  

1945  Soviet army reach Rostock on May - 01.  

1945  On May - 01 desider Antalffy-Zsiross, Hungarian organist/composer, dies at 59  

1946  On May - 01 fieldmarshal Montgomery appointed British supreme commander  

1946  On this day in history mrs Emma Clarissa Clement named "American Mother of the Year"  

1946  On this day in history edward Cuthbert Bairstow, composer, dies at 71  

1947  On May - 01 lieutenant General Hoyt S Vandenberg, USA, ends term as 2nd head of CIA  

1947  Radar for commercial &private planes first demonstrated on May - 01.  

1947  Rear Admiral Roscoe H Hillenkoetter, USN, becomes 3th director of the CIA on this day in history.  

1947  Sanner, leader of Norger blood bath, executed on this day in history.  

1948  On this day in history glenn Taylor, Idaho Senator, arrested in Birmingham AL for trying to enter a meeting through a door marked "for Negroes"  

1948  On May - 01 north Korea proclaims itself People's Democratic Republic of Korea  

1948  Christos Ladas, Greek minister of Justice, murdered on this day in history.  

1949  On May - 01 gerard Kuiper discovers Nereid, (2nd satellite of Neptune)  

1950  On May - 01 mayor of Brussels reluctantly bans May Day parade  

1950  New marriage laws enforced in People's Republic China on May - 01.  

1950  On this day in history pulitzer prize awarded to Rodgers &Hammerstein (South Pacific)  

1951  600,000 march for peace &freedom in Germany on this day in history.  

1951  On May - 01 dutch Reformed Church introduces new church choir  

1951  Mickey Mantle's first homerun on this day in history.  

1951  The 25th Canadian Infantry Brigade Group sent to join United Nations forces in Korea on May - 01.  

1952  On May - 01 marines take part in an atomic explosion training in Nevada  

1952  Mr Potato Head, introduced on May - 01.  

1952  On this day in history tWA introduces tourist class  

1952  On this day in history william Fox, [Fried], US film pioneer (Nickelodeon), dies at 73  

1954  On this day in history hSA-UWC Established (Unification Church) (The Moonies)  

1954  Tom Tyler, actor (Lost Ranch, Coyote Trails), dies at 50 on this day in history.  

1957  On this day in history larry King's first radio broadcast  

1957  US give Poland credit of $95 million on May - 01.  

1957  On this day in history vanguard TV-1 booster test reaches 195 km  

1957  Grant Mitchell, actor (Great Lie, Laura, Cairo, Conflict), dies at 82 on May - 01.  

1958  Ambonese rebellion bombed Ambon/conquer Morotai on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In May - 01

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1218  On May - 01 birth of john I, Count of Hainaut (d. 1257)  

1218  On this day in history birth of rudolph I of Germany, Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire (d. 1291)  

1238  Magnus VI Lagabuter, King of Norway (1263-80) was born on this day in history.  

1285  On May - 01 birth of edmund FitzAlan, 9th Earl of Arundel, English politician (d. 1326)  

1493  On May - 01 birth of phillippus Paracelsus, Switzerland, physician/alchemist (or 11/10)  

1545  On May - 01 birth of franciscus Junius, [Francois du Jon], French/Neth calvinist theologist  

1567  On this day in history birth of michiel Jansz van Mierevelt, Dutch royal painter  

1577  On this day in history birth of francois van Kinschot, Dutch treasurer  

Famous Deaths In May - 01

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0408  Death of Arcadius, Eastern Roman emperor (b. 337/338) on this day in history.  

1118  On this day in history death of edith of Scotland, first wife of Henry I of England (b. c. 1080)  

1171  On May - 01 dermot MacMurrough, last Irish King of Leinster, dies  

1240  Death of Jacques de Vitry, Cardinal-Bishop of Frascati and dean of the Sacred College of Cardinals on May - 01.  

1277  Stefanus IV Uros I de Great, King of Serbia (1243-76), dies on this day in history.  

1308  Death of Albrecht I van Habsburg, German King (1298-1308), murdered on this day in history.  

1447  On May - 01 louis VII, Duke of Baveria (1413-43), dies  

1456  Hugues de Lannoy, Flemish viceroy of Holland/Zealand, dies on this day in history.  

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