Historical Events Happened In May - 01
Wednesday, 25 November 2015
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 Soviet army reach Rostock on May - 01.
1945 On May - 01 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 Edward Cuthbert Bairstow, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1947 On May - 01 rear Admiral Roscoe H Hillenkoetter, USN, becomes 3th director of the CIA
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 On May - 01 north Korea proclaims itself People's Democratic Republic of Korea
1948 On May - 01 christos Ladas, Greek minister of Justice, murdered
1949 Gerard Kuiper discovers Nereid, (2nd satellite of Neptune) on this day in history.
1950 Mayor of Brussels reluctantly bans May Day parade on this day in history.
1950 On this day in history new marriage laws enforced in People's Republic China
1950 Pulitzer prize awarded to Rodgers &Hammerstein (South Pacific) on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1951 The 25th Canadian Infantry Brigade Group sent to join United Nations forces in Korea on May - 01.
1952 On this day in history marines take part in an atomic explosion training in Nevada
1952 On this day in history mr Potato Head, introduced
1952 TWA introduces tourist class on May - 01.
1952 On May - 01 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 May - 01.
1957 Larry King's first radio broadcast on May - 01.
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 On this day in history grant Mitchell, actor (Great Lie, Laura, Cairo, Conflict), dies at 82
1958 On May - 01 ambonese rebellion bombed Ambon/conquer Morotai