Historical Events Happened In May - 02
Tuesday, 24 May 2016
1890 E[dward] E[lmer] "Doc" Smith, US, sci-fi author (Triplanetary) on May - 02.
1892 On May - 02 manfred Freiherr von Richthofen, [Red Baron], German WW I ace
1892 Wilhelm Rust, composer, dies at 69 on May - 02.
1893 On this day in history beppie Nooij Jr, Dutch actress (Rooie Sien) [or May 13, 1912]
1895 On May - 02 alfred Kurella, writer
1897 William Cleaver Francis Robinson, composer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
1898 Jef [Josephus C F] Last, Dutch poet/politician (The Spark) on May - 02.
1900 George Bernard Shaws "You Never Can Tell" premieres in London on May - 02.
1900 George Bernard Shaws "You Never Can Tell," premieres in London on this day in history.
1900 Helen Morgan, singer/actress (Applause, Frankie & Johnny) on May - 02.
1901 On May - 02 bob Wyatt, cricketer (England batsman 1927-37)
1902 On May - 02 the first science fiction film, "A Trip To The Moon", is released
1902 On this day in history brian Aherne, Worcestershire England, actor (Juarez)
1903 29th Kentucky Derby: Hal Booker aboard Judge Himes wins in 2:09 on this day in history.
1903 On this day in history benjamin Spock, CT, pediatrician (Common Sense Book of Baby Care)
1904 The birth of Bing Crosby, American actor and singer on this day in history.
1904 On this day in history 30th Kentucky Derby: Shorty Prior aboard Elwood wins in 2:08.50
1904 Georgi Dimitrov, composer on this day in history.
1905 On May - 02 french newspapers publish lists of Jules Vernes unpublished work
1906 32nd Kentucky Derby: Roscoe Troxler aboard Sir Huon wins in 2:08.8 on May - 02.
1906 On May - 02 aileen Riggin, Newport RI, springboard diver (Olympic-gold-1920, 24)
1907 Belgium Jules baron de Trooz forms Belgian Government on May - 02.
1907 On May - 02 belgium Jules baron de Trooz forms Belgian govt
1907 Pinky Lee, children's show host (Pinky Lee Show) on this day in history.
1908 1908 "Take me out to the Ball Game registered for copyright on May - 02.
1908 On May - 02 william Bakewell, LA Calif, actor (Stage manager-Pinky Lee Show)
1909 On May - 02 honus Wagner steals his way around bases in 1st inning against Cubs
1910 On May - 02 laurie Nash, cricketer (Tasmanian fast-bowler, 2 Tests for Australia)
1911 On May - 02 french troops occupy Fès El Bali Morocco
1911 French troops occupy Fès El Bali Morocco on May - 02.
1911 On this day in history lillian Rambach, teacher violinist
1912 Axel Springer, German newspaper magnate on this day in history.
1913 On May - 02 nigel Patrick, London Engld, actor/director (Sapphire, Prize of Gold)
1914 On May - 02 dennis Dyer, cricketer (opened batting for S Africa v England 1947)