Historical Events Happened In May - 01
Wednesday, 08 July 2015
1945 On this day in history 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 May - 01.
1945 Soviet army reach Rostock on this day in history.
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 Edward Cuthbert Bairstow, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
1947 On May - 01 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 On May - 01 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 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 Gerard Kuiper discovers Nereid, (2nd satellite of Neptune) on May - 01.
1950 On this day in history mayor of Brussels reluctantly bans May Day parade
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 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 this day in history.
1951 On this day in history 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 May - 01.
1952 On this day in history mr Potato Head, introduced
1952 On this day in history tWA introduces tourist class
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 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 this day in history vanguard TV-1 booster test reaches 195 km
1957 Grant Mitchell, actor (Great Lie, Laura, Cairo, Conflict), dies at 82 on May - 01.
1958 Ambonese rebellion bombed Ambon/conquer Morotai on this day in history.