Historical Events Happened In May - 01
Saturday, 06 February 2016
1945 General Belgian Labor Union (ABVV) party forms on this day in history.
1945 On this day in history radio Budapest, Hungary re-enters shortwave broadcasting after WWII
1945 Seys-Inquart flees to Flensburg on this day in history.
1945 Soviet army reach Rostock on this day in history.
1945 Desider Antalffy-Zsiross, Hungarian organist/composer, dies at 59 on May - 01.
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 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 On May - 01 radar for commercial &private planes first demonstrated
1947 Rear Admiral Roscoe H Hillenkoetter, USN, becomes 3th director of the CIA on this day in history.
1947 Sanner, leader of Norger blood bath, executed on May - 01.
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 this day in history christos Ladas, Greek minister of Justice, murdered
1949 Gerard Kuiper discovers Nereid, (2nd satellite of Neptune) on May - 01.
1950 Mayor of Brussels reluctantly bans May Day parade on May - 01.
1950 New marriage laws enforced in People's Republic China on May - 01.
1950 On May - 01 pulitzer prize awarded to Rodgers &Hammerstein (South Pacific)
1951 On May - 01 600,000 march for peace &freedom in Germany
1951 On this day in history 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 May - 01.
1952 On May - 01 mr Potato Head, introduced
1952 On May - 01 tWA introduces tourist class
1952 William Fox, [Fried], US film pioneer (Nickelodeon), dies at 73 on May - 01.
1954 On May - 01 hSA-UWC Established (Unification Church) (The Moonies)
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 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 On this day in history ambonese rebellion bombed Ambon/conquer Morotai