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Historical Events For May - 02

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1846  On this day in history zygmunt Noskowski, composer  Click To Search About This In Google

1847  Sabbath famine on May - 02.  Click To Search About This In Google

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

1853  On May - 02 franconi's Hippodrome opens (NYC)  Click To Search About This In Google

1853  Marie Verstraete, actress (Louise-Frou Frou) on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1855  On May - 02 theodore Moses Tobani, composer  Click To Search About This In Google

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

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

1859  On this day in history 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  On May - 02 marie F M Emmanuel, French composer/musicologist (Salamine)  Click To Search About This In Google

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

1863  South defeats North in Battle of Chancellorsville, Va on May - 02.  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  Peruvian defenders fight off Spanish fleet at the Battle of Callao on May - 02.  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  G G van der Hoeven, Dutch editor-in-chief (NRC) on May - 02.  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  Ross Barnes hit 1st home run in National League on May - 02.  Click To Search About This In Google

1878  US stops minting 20¢ coin on May - 02.  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 this day in history 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  On May - 02 "Good Housekeeping" magazine is first published  Click To Search About This In Google

1885  On May - 02 congo Free State established by King Leopold II of Belgium  Click To Search About This In Google

1885  On May - 02 "Good Housekeeping" magazine is 1st published  Click To Search About This In Google

1886  Gottfried Benn, writer on May - 02.  Click To Search About This In Google

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

1887  On this day in history hannibal W Goodwin patents celluloid photographic film  Click To Search About This In Google

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

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

1890  Territory of Oklahoma created on this day in history.  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  On May - 02 birth of yongle, Emperor of China (d. 1424)  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  Leonor of Viseu, queen of Portugal (d. 1525) was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1551  On May - 02 birth of william Camden, English historian (Brittania, Annales)  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 May - 02.  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 May - 02.  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  Death of Athanasius, Patriarch of Alexandria (b. 298) on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

0649  Maruta of Tagrit, theology/1st mafriaan Jakobitische church, dies on May - 02.  Click To Search About This In Google

0756  Death of Emperor Shōmu, Emperor of Japan (b. 701) on May - 02.  Click To Search About This In Google

0907  On May - 02 death of boris I of Bulgaria  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  Death of Toeransa, sultan of Egypt, murdered on May - 02.  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  On this day in history death of william de la Pole, 1st Duke of Suffolk, English military leader (b. 1396)  Click To Search About This In Google

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