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Historical Events Happened In May - 01

Saturday, 30 April 2016

1945  General Belgian Labor Union (ABVV) party forms on May - 01.  

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  Desider Antalffy-Zsiross, Hungarian organist/composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.  

1946  On this day in history fieldmarshal Montgomery appointed British supreme commander  

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 this day in history.  

1947  Rear Admiral Roscoe H Hillenkoetter, USN, becomes 3th director of the CIA on May - 01.  

1947  Sanner, leader of Norger blood bath, executed on May - 01.  

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  On this day in history christos Ladas, Greek minister of Justice, murdered  

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  On this day in history new marriage laws enforced in People's Republic China  

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  On May - 01 dutch Reformed Church introduces new church choir  

1951  Mickey Mantle's first homerun on May - 01.  

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

1952  Marines take part in an atomic explosion training in Nevada on this day in history.  

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  HSA-UWC Established (Unification Church) (The Moonies) on this day in history.  

1954  On May - 01 tom Tyler, actor (Lost Ranch, Coyote Trails), dies at 50  

1957  Larry King's first radio broadcast on May - 01.  

1957  On May - 01 uS give Poland credit of $95 million  

1957  On May - 01 vanguard TV-1 booster test reaches 195 km  

1957  On this day in history grant Mitchell, actor (Great Lie, Laura, Cairo, Conflict), dies at 82  

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  John I, Count of Hainaut (d. 1257) was born on May - 01.  

1218  Rudolph I of Germany, Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire (d. 1291) was born on this day in history.  

1238  Magnus VI Lagabuter, King of Norway (1263-80) was born on May - 01.  

1285  Edmund FitzAlan, 9th Earl of Arundel, English politician (d. 1326) was born on May - 01.  

1493  Phillippus Paracelsus, Switzerland, physician/alchemist (or 11/10) was born on this day in history.  

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

1567  On May - 01 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  On this day in history death of arcadius, Eastern Roman emperor (b. 337/338)  

1118  Death of Edith of Scotland, first wife of Henry I of England (b. c. 1080) on this day in history.  

1171  Dermot MacMurrough, last Irish King of Leinster, dies on May - 01.  

1240  On this day in history death of jacques de Vitry, Cardinal-Bishop of Frascati and dean of the Sacred College of Cardinals  

1277  Stefanus IV Uros I de Great, King of Serbia (1243-76), dies on May - 01.  

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

1447  Louis VII, Duke of Baveria (1413-43), dies on this day in history.  

1456  On May - 01 hugues de Lannoy, Flemish viceroy of Holland/Zealand, dies  

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