Historical Events For May - 01
Thursday, 23 March 2017
1945 On this day in history general Belgian Labor Union (ABVV) party forms
1945 Radio Budapest, Hungary re-enters shortwave broadcasting after WWII on May - 01.
1945 Seys-Inquart flees to Flensburg on May - 01.
1945 On May - 01 soviet army reach Rostock
1945 Desider Antalffy-Zsiross, Hungarian organist/composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.
1946 On May - 01 fieldmarshal Montgomery appointed British supreme commander
1946 Mrs Emma Clarissa Clement named "American Mother of the Year" on May - 01.
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 Radar for commercial &private planes first demonstrated on this day in history.
1947 On May - 01 rear Admiral Roscoe H Hillenkoetter, USN, becomes 3th director of the CIA
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 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 this day in history.
1950 Pulitzer prize awarded to Rodgers &Hammerstein (South Pacific) on May - 01.
1951 On May - 01 600,000 march for peace &freedom in Germany
1951 Dutch Reformed Church introduces new church choir on this day in history.
1951 Mickey Mantle's first homerun on this day in history.
1951 On May - 01 the 25th Canadian Infantry Brigade Group sent to join United Nations forces in Korea.
1952 On May - 01 marines take part in an atomic explosion training in Nevada
1952 On May - 01 mr Potato Head, introduced
1952 On this day in history tWA introduces tourist class
1952 On May - 01 william Fox, [Fried], US film pioneer (Nickelodeon), dies at 73
1954 HSA-UWC Established (Unification Church) (The Moonies) on May - 01.
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 On this day in history uS give Poland credit of $95 million
1957 Vanguard TV-1 booster test reaches 195 km on May - 01.
1957 On May - 01 grant Mitchell, actor (Great Lie, Laura, Cairo, Conflict), dies at 82
1958 On this day in history ambonese rebellion bombed Ambon/conquer Morotai