Historical Events For May - 01
Sunday, 11 December 2016
1945 On May - 01 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 this day in history.
1945 Soviet army reach Rostock on May - 01.
1945 Desider Antalffy-Zsiross, Hungarian organist/composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.
1946 Fieldmarshal Montgomery appointed British supreme commander on this day in history.
1946 On this day in history mrs Emma Clarissa Clement named "American Mother of the Year"
1946 On this day in history 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 May - 01.
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 this day in history.
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 North Korea proclaims itself People's Democratic Republic of Korea on May - 01.
1948 Christos Ladas, Greek minister of Justice, murdered on this day in history.
1949 On this day in history gerard Kuiper discovers Nereid, (2nd satellite of Neptune)
1950 Mayor of Brussels reluctantly bans May Day parade on May - 01.
1950 On this day in history new marriage laws enforced in People's Republic China
1950 On this day in history pulitzer prize awarded to Rodgers &Hammerstein (South Pacific)
1951 600,000 march for peace &freedom in Germany on May - 01.
1951 On May - 01 dutch Reformed Church introduces new church choir
1951 Mickey Mantle's first homerun on May - 01.
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 TWA introduces tourist class on May - 01.
1952 William Fox, [Fried], US film pioneer (Nickelodeon), dies at 73 on May - 01.
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 this day in history.
1957 US give Poland credit of $95 million on May - 01.
1957 On May - 01 vanguard TV-1 booster test reaches 195 km
1957 Grant Mitchell, actor (Great Lie, Laura, Cairo, Conflict), dies at 82 on this day in history.
1958 On this day in history ambonese rebellion bombed Ambon/conquer Morotai