Historical Events Happened In May - 01
Sunday, 01 March 2015
1945 General Belgian Labor Union (ABVV) party forms on May - 01.
1945 Radio Budapest, Hungary re-enters shortwave broadcasting after WWII on this day in history.
1945 On May - 01 seys-Inquart flees to Flensburg
1945 Soviet army reach Rostock on this day in history.
1945 Desider Antalffy-Zsiross, Hungarian organist/composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.
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 Lieutenant General Hoyt S Vandenberg, USA, ends term as 2nd head of CIA on this day in history.
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 May - 01.
1947 On this day in history sanner, leader of Norger blood bath, executed
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 North Korea proclaims itself People's Democratic Republic of Korea on this day in history.
1948 On May - 01 christos Ladas, Greek minister of Justice, murdered
1949 On this day in history gerard Kuiper discovers Nereid, (2nd satellite of Neptune)
1950 Mayor of Brussels reluctantly bans May Day parade on May - 01.
1950 New marriage laws enforced in People's Republic China on this day in history.
1950 Pulitzer prize awarded to Rodgers &Hammerstein (South Pacific) on this day in history.
1951 600,000 march for peace &freedom in Germany on May - 01.
1951 On May - 01 dutch Reformed Church introduces new church choir
1951 On May - 01 mickey Mantle's first homerun
1951 The 25th Canadian Infantry Brigade Group sent to join United Nations forces in Korea on this day in history.
1952 Marines take part in an atomic explosion training in Nevada on this day in history.
1952 On May - 01 mr Potato Head, introduced
1952 TWA introduces tourist class on this day in history.
1952 William Fox, [Fried], US film pioneer (Nickelodeon), dies at 73 on May - 01.
1954 HSA-UWC Established (Unification Church) (The Moonies) on May - 01.
1954 On May - 01 tom Tyler, actor (Lost Ranch, Coyote Trails), dies at 50
1957 On this day in history larry King's first radio broadcast
1957 US give Poland credit of $95 million on this day in history.
1957 Vanguard TV-1 booster test reaches 195 km on this day in history.
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.