Historical Events Happened In May - 01
Monday, 29 August 2016
1945 On this day in history general Belgian Labor Union (ABVV) party forms
1945 On May - 01 radio Budapest, Hungary re-enters shortwave broadcasting after WWII
1945 Seys-Inquart flees to Flensburg on May - 01.
1945 On May - 01 soviet army reach Rostock
1945 On this day in history desider Antalffy-Zsiross, Hungarian organist/composer, dies at 59
1946 Fieldmarshal Montgomery appointed British supreme commander on May - 01.
1946 On May - 01 mrs Emma Clarissa Clement named "American Mother of the Year"
1946 On May - 01 edward Cuthbert Bairstow, composer, dies at 71
1947 On this day in history lieutenant General Hoyt S Vandenberg, USA, ends term as 2nd head of CIA
1947 On May - 01 radar for commercial &private planes first demonstrated
1947 On this day in history rear Admiral Roscoe H Hillenkoetter, USN, becomes 3th director of the CIA
1947 On May - 01 sanner, leader of Norger blood bath, executed
1948 On May - 01 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 Gerard Kuiper discovers Nereid, (2nd satellite of Neptune) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 600,000 march for peace &freedom in Germany
1951 On May - 01 dutch Reformed Church introduces new church choir
1951 Mickey Mantle's first homerun on May - 01.
1951 The 25th Canadian Infantry Brigade Group sent to join United Nations forces in Korea on May - 01.
1952 Marines take part in an atomic explosion training in Nevada on May - 01.
1952 Mr Potato Head, introduced on this day in history.
1952 On May - 01 tWA introduces tourist class
1952 On this day in history william Fox, [Fried], US film pioneer (Nickelodeon), dies at 73
1954 HSA-UWC Established (Unification Church) (The Moonies) on this day in history.
1954 On this day in history tom Tyler, actor (Lost Ranch, Coyote Trails), dies at 50
1957 Larry King's first radio broadcast on this day in history.
1957 On this day in history uS give Poland credit of $95 million
1957 On May - 01 vanguard TV-1 booster test reaches 195 km
1957 On May - 01 grant Mitchell, actor (Great Lie, Laura, Cairo, Conflict), dies at 82
1958 On May - 01 ambonese rebellion bombed Ambon/conquer Morotai