Historical Events Happened In May - 01
Monday, 03 August 2015
1945 General Belgian Labor Union (ABVV) party forms on May - 01.
1945 Radio Budapest, Hungary re-enters shortwave broadcasting after WWII on this day in history.
1945 On this day in history seys-Inquart flees to Flensburg
1945 On this day in history soviet army reach Rostock
1945 On this day in history desider Antalffy-Zsiross, Hungarian organist/composer, dies at 59
1946 On May - 01 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 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 this day in history.
1947 Sanner, leader of Norger blood bath, executed on this day in history.
1948 Glenn Taylor, Idaho Senator, arrested in Birmingham AL for trying to enter a meeting through a door marked "for Negroes" on this day in history.
1948 On May - 01 north Korea proclaims itself People's Democratic Republic of Korea
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 Mayor of Brussels reluctantly bans May Day parade on May - 01.
1950 New marriage laws enforced in People's Republic China on this day in history.
1950 On this day in history pulitzer prize awarded to Rodgers &Hammerstein (South Pacific)
1951 On this day in history 600,000 march for peace &freedom in Germany
1951 Dutch Reformed Church introduces new church choir on May - 01.
1951 On May - 01 mickey Mantle's first homerun
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 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 On this day in history tom Tyler, actor (Lost Ranch, Coyote Trails), dies at 50
1957 On May - 01 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 Ambonese rebellion bombed Ambon/conquer Morotai on May - 01.