Historical Events Happened In May - 01
Friday, 31 October 2014
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 this day in history.
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 Fieldmarshal Montgomery appointed British supreme commander on this day in history.
1946 Mrs Emma Clarissa Clement named "American Mother of the Year" on this day in history.
1946 On May - 01 edward Cuthbert Bairstow, composer, dies at 71
1947 Lieutenant General Hoyt S Vandenberg, USA, ends term as 2nd head of CIA on this day in history.
1947 On this day in history radar for commercial &private planes first demonstrated
1947 On this day in history rear Admiral Roscoe H Hillenkoetter, USN, becomes 3th director of the CIA
1947 On this day in history sanner, leader of Norger blood bath, executed
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 May - 01.
1949 Gerard Kuiper discovers Nereid, (2nd satellite of Neptune) on May - 01.
1950 On May - 01 mayor of Brussels reluctantly bans May Day parade
1950 On this day in history new marriage laws enforced in People's Republic China
1950 Pulitzer prize awarded to Rodgers &Hammerstein (South Pacific) on May - 01.
1951 600,000 march for peace &freedom in Germany on May - 01.
1951 On May - 01 dutch Reformed Church introduces new church choir
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 this day in history.
1952 Mr Potato Head, introduced on May - 01.
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 On this day in history tom Tyler, actor (Lost Ranch, Coyote Trails), dies at 50
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 this day in history vanguard TV-1 booster test reaches 195 km
1957 On this day in history grant Mitchell, actor (Great Lie, Laura, Cairo, Conflict), dies at 82
1958 On May - 01 ambonese rebellion bombed Ambon/conquer Morotai