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Historical Events For May - 02

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1846  Zygmunt Noskowski, composer on May - 02.  Click To Search About This In Google

1847  On this day in history sabbath famine  Click To Search About This In Google

1849  On this day in history david H Chasse, baron/gen (fought Napoleon at Waterloo), dies at 84  Click To Search About This In Google

1853  Franconi's Hippodrome opens (NYC) on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1853  Marie Verstraete, actress (Louise-Frou Frou) on May - 02.  Click To Search About This In Google

1855  Theodore Moses Tobani, composer on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1857  On this day in history frederic Cliffe, composer  Click To Search About This In Google

1857  LC Alfred the Musset, French poet (Lesson caprices Marianne), dies on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1859  On May - 02 eugene D'Harcourt, composer  Click To Search About This In Google

1860  On May - 02 d'Arcy Thompson, zoologist/classicist (On Growth & Form)  Click To Search About This In Google

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1862  Marie F M Emmanuel, French composer/musicologist (Salamine) on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1863  On May - 02 stonewall Jackson attacks Chancellorsville VA, wounded by his own men; South defeats North  Click To Search About This In Google

1863  South defeats North in Battle of Chancellorsville, Va on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1864  On May - 02 giacomo Meyerbeer, composer, dies at 72  Click To Search About This In Google

1865  On May - 02 president Johnson offers $100,000 reward for capture of Jefferson Davis  Click To Search About This In Google

1865  Pres Johnson offers $100,000 reward for capture of Jefferson Davis on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1866  On May - 02 peruvian defenders fight off Spanish fleet at the Battle of Callao.  Click To Search About This In Google

1869  Tyrone Power Sr, London England, actor (Alexanders Ragtime Band) on May - 02.  Click To Search About This In Google

1872  On this day in history g G van der Hoeven, Dutch editor-in-chief (NRC)  Click To Search About This In Google

1876  Ross Barnes hit first homerun in the National League on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1876  On May - 02 ross Barnes hit 1st home run in National League  Click To Search About This In Google

1878  On May - 02 uS stops minting 20¢ coin  Click To Search About This In Google

1878  US stops minting 20 cent coin on May - 02.  Click To Search About This In Google

1881  On May - 02 portage La Prairie Manitoba, Canadian Pacific Railway starts building its prairie section of track; first sod turned for the CPR as a company line; first rail also laid at Fort William.  Click To Search About This In Google

1884  On May - 02 francois de Vries, Dutch economist  Click To Search About This In Google

1885  "Good Housekeeping" magazine is first published on May - 02.  Click To Search About This In Google

1885  Congo Free State established by King Leopold II of Belgium on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1885  "Good Housekeeping" magazine is 1st published on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1886  Gottfried Benn, writer on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1887  On May - 02 g Rossini's corpse transfered to Santa Croce, Florence  Click To Search About This In Google

1887  On May - 02 hannibal W Goodwin patents celluloid photographic film  Click To Search About This In Google

1887  On May - 02 edward Collins, NY, Hall of Fame baseball infielder (White Sox, A's)  Click To Search About This In Google

1889  Abyssinian emperor Menelik II/Italy signs Treaty of Wichale on May - 02.  Click To Search About This In Google

1890  Territory of Oklahoma created on May - 02.  Click To Search About This In Google

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Famous Birthdays In May - 02

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1360  Yongle, Emperor of China (d. 1424) was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1451  René II, Duke of Lorraine (d. 1508) was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1458  On this day in history birth of leonor of Viseu, queen of Portugal (d. 1525)  Click To Search About This In Google

1551  William Camden, English historian (Brittania, Annales) was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1601  Athanasius Kircher, German Jesuit/inventor (magic lantern) was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1660  Pietro Alessandro Gaspare Scarlatti, Palermo Italy, composer (Tigrane) was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1695  Giovanni Niccolo Servandoni, Italian-born architect (d. 1766) was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1702  Friedrich Christoph Oetinger, German theologian (d. 1782) was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

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Famous Deaths In May - 02

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0373  On May - 02 death of athanasius, Patriarch of Alexandria (b. 298)  Click To Search About This In Google

0649  Maruta of Tagrit, theology/1st mafriaan Jakobitische church, dies on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

0756  Death of Emperor Shōmu, Emperor of Japan (b. 701) on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

0907  Death of Boris I of Bulgaria on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1230  Death of William de Braose, Lord of Abergavenny (b. 1197) on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1250  On this day in history death of toeransa, sultan of Egypt, murdered  Click To Search About This In Google

1300  Death of Blanche of Artois, regent of Navarre (b. 1248) on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1450  Death of William de la Pole, 1st Duke of Suffolk, English military leader (b. 1396) on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

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