Historical Events Happened In May - 01
Sunday, 29 March 2015
1945 General Belgian Labor Union (ABVV) party forms on May - 01.
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 May - 01.
1946 Fieldmarshal Montgomery appointed British supreme commander on this day in history.
1946 Mrs Emma Clarissa Clement named "American Mother of the Year" on May - 01.
1946 Edward Cuthbert Bairstow, composer, dies at 71 on May - 01.
1947 Lieutenant General Hoyt S Vandenberg, USA, ends term as 2nd head of CIA on May - 01.
1947 Radar for commercial &private planes first demonstrated on this day in history.
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 this day in history north Korea proclaims itself People's Democratic Republic of Korea
1948 On this day in history christos Ladas, Greek minister of Justice, murdered
1949 On this day in history gerard Kuiper discovers Nereid, (2nd satellite of Neptune)
1950 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
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 On May - 01 mickey Mantle's first homerun
1951 On this day in history 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 Mr Potato Head, introduced on this day in history.
1952 On May - 01 tWA introduces tourist class
1952 William Fox, [Fried], US film pioneer (Nickelodeon), dies at 73 on this day in history.
1954 On May - 01 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 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 Ambonese rebellion bombed Ambon/conquer Morotai on this day in history.