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Historical Events In May - 02

Wednesday, 20 June 2018

1846  On May - 02 zygmunt Noskowski, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1847  On May - 02 sabbath famine  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1849  David H Chasse, baron/gen (fought Napoleon at Waterloo), dies at 84 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1853  Franconi's Hippodrome opens (NYC) on May - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1853  On this day in history marie Verstraete, actress (Louise-Frou Frou)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1855  On May - 02 theodore Moses Tobani, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1857  On this day in history frederic Cliffe, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1857  LC Alfred the Musset, French poet (Lesson caprices Marianne), dies on May - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1859  Eugene D'Harcourt, composer on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1860  On May - 02 d'Arcy Thompson, zoologist/classicist (On Growth & Form)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1862  Marie F M Emmanuel, French composer/musicologist (Salamine) on May - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1863  Stonewall Jackson attacks Chancellorsville VA, wounded by his own men; South defeats North on May - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1863  South defeats North in Battle of Chancellorsville, Va on May - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1864  Giacomo Meyerbeer, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1865  On May - 02 president Johnson offers $100,000 reward for capture of Jefferson Davis  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1865  Pres Johnson offers $100,000 reward for capture of Jefferson Davis on May - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1866  On May - 02 peruvian defenders fight off Spanish fleet at the Battle of Callao.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1869  On May - 02 tyrone Power Sr, London England, actor (Alexanders Ragtime Band)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1872  G G van der Hoeven, Dutch editor-in-chief (NRC) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1876  Ross Barnes hit first homerun in the National League on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1876  Ross Barnes hit 1st home run in National League on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1878  On this day in history uS stops minting 20¢ coin  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1878  US stops minting 20 cent coin on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1881  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 on May - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1884  Francois de Vries, Dutch economist on May - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1885  "Good Housekeeping" magazine is first published on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1885  On May - 02 congo Free State established by King Leopold II of Belgium  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1885  On this day in history "Good Housekeeping" magazine is 1st published  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1886  Gottfried Benn, writer on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1887  On May - 02 g Rossini's corpse transfered to Santa Croce, Florence  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1887  On May - 02 hannibal W Goodwin patents celluloid photographic film  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1887  Edward Collins, NY, Hall of Fame baseball infielder (White Sox, A's) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1889  Abyssinian emperor Menelik II/Italy signs Treaty of Wichale on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1890  Territory of Oklahoma created on May - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1360  On May - 02 birth of yongle, Emperor of China (d. 1424)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1451  On this day in history birth of rené II, Duke of Lorraine (d. 1508)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1458  On May - 02 birth of leonor of Viseu, queen of Portugal (d. 1525)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1551  On May - 02 birth of william Camden, English historian (Brittania, Annales)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1601  On this day in history birth of athanasius Kircher, German Jesuit/inventor (magic lantern)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1660  Pietro Alessandro Gaspare Scarlatti, Palermo Italy, composer (Tigrane) was born on May - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1695  On May - 02 birth of giovanni Niccolo Servandoni, Italian-born architect (d. 1766)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1702  Friedrich Christoph Oetinger, German theologian (d. 1782) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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0373  On this day in history death of athanasius, Patriarch of Alexandria (b. 298)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0649  Maruta of Tagrit, theology/1st mafriaan Jakobitische church, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0756  Death of Emperor Shōmu, Emperor of Japan (b. 701) on May - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0907  Death of Boris I of Bulgaria on May - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1230  On this day in history death of william de Braose, Lord of Abergavenny (b. 1197)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1250  Death of Toeransa, sultan of Egypt, murdered on May - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1300  Death of Blanche of Artois, regent of Navarre (b. 1248) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1450  Death of William de la Pole, 1st Duke of Suffolk, English military leader (b. 1396) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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