Historical Events Happened In May - 02
Tuesday, 27 September 2016
1729 On May - 02 the birth of Catherine The Great
1729 On this day in history catherine II, the Great, empress of Russia (1762-96)
1736 Albert Seba, Amsterdam pharmacist, dies at 71 on May - 02.
1740 On May - 02 elias Boudinot, lawyer/patriot, found Amer Biblical Society
1749 Empress Maria Theresa signs "Haugwitzschen State reform" on this day in history.
1750 On May - 02 carlo Goldoni's "La Botega di Caffè" premieres in Mantua
1750 Carlo Goldoni's "La Botega di Caffè," premieres in Mantua on May - 02.
1752 On May - 02 ludwig August Lebrun, composer
1754 On May - 02 vicente Martin y Soler, composer
1768 On May - 02 jean-Louis M Alibert, French dermatologist
1772 On May - 02 novalis, writer
1776 On this day in history france &Spain agree to donate arms to American rebels
1776 On this day in history france & Spain agreed to give weapons to American rebels
1779 John Galt, Scotland, novelist (Ayrshire Legatees, Lawrie Todd) on May - 02.
1780 William Herschel discovers first binary star, Xi Ursae Majoris on this day in history.
1780 William Herschel discovers 1st binary star, Xi Ursae Majoris on this day in history.
1799 Henri-Joseph Rigel, composer, dies at 58 on this day in history.
1808 On May - 02 uprising against French occupation begins in Madrid
1810 Hans Christian Lumbye, composer on this day in history.
1810 Rev. Dr. Henry Jerome de Salis, divine (b.1740) on this day in history.
1816 Marriage of Léopold of Saxe-Coburg and Charlotte Augusta on May - 02.
1817 On this day in history zikmund Michal Kolesovsky, composer
1818 On May - 02 herman W Daendels, governor-gen of Guinea (1815-18), dies at 55
1821 Abram Sanders Piatt, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1908 on May - 02.
1824 Goethe visits Ettersberg (Buchenwald) on this day in history.
1829 After anchoring nearby, Captain Charles Fremantle of the HMS Challenger, declares the Swan River Colony in Australia on this day in history.
1833 On this day in history czar Nicolas bans public sale of serfs
1835 Hudson's Bay Company launches The Beaver, the first steamship on the British Columbia coast on May - 02.
1837 On May - 02 henry Martyn Robert, parliamentarian (Robert's Rules of Order)
1843 Carl Michael Ziehrer, composer on May - 02.
1844 Elijah McCoy, black inventor, held over 50 patents on May - 02.
1845 Domingo Sarmiento publishes "Civilización y Barbarie" on this day in history.
1845 Domingo Sarmiento publishes "Civilización y Barbarie" on May - 02.
1845 On this day in history august Pauly, German writer (Real Encyclopedia), dies at 48