Historical Events Happened In May - 02
Saturday, 25 April 2015
1890 E[dward] E[lmer] "Doc" Smith, US, sci-fi author (Triplanetary) on May - 02.
1892 Manfred Freiherr von Richthofen, [Red Baron], German WW I ace on May - 02.
1892 On May - 02 wilhelm Rust, composer, dies at 69
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 On this day in history william Cleaver Francis Robinson, composer, dies at 63
1898 On this day in history jef [Josephus C F] Last, Dutch poet/politician (The Spark)
1900 George Bernard Shaws "You Never Can Tell" premieres in London on this day in history.
1900 On this day in history george Bernard Shaws "You Never Can Tell," premieres in London
1900 Helen Morgan, singer/actress (Applause, Frankie & Johnny) on this day in history.
1901 On May - 02 bob Wyatt, cricketer (England batsman 1927-37)
1902 The first science fiction film, "A Trip To The Moon", is released on May - 02.
1902 Brian Aherne, Worcestershire England, actor (Juarez) on this day in history.
1903 On this day in history 29th Kentucky Derby: Hal Booker aboard Judge Himes wins in 2:09
1903 On May - 02 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 30th Kentucky Derby: Shorty Prior aboard Elwood wins in 2:08.50 on May - 02.
1904 Georgi Dimitrov, composer on May - 02.
1905 On this day in history french newspapers publish lists of Jules Vernes unpublished work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 Aileen Riggin, Newport RI, springboard diver (Olympic-gold-1920, 24) on this day in history.
1907 On May - 02 belgium Jules baron de Trooz forms Belgian Government
1907 On this day in history belgium Jules baron de Trooz forms Belgian govt
1907 On this day in history pinky Lee, children's show host (Pinky Lee Show)
1908 On May - 02 1908 "Take me out to the Ball Game registered for copyright.
1908 On May - 02 william Bakewell, LA Calif, actor (Stage manager-Pinky Lee Show)
1909 Honus Wagner steals his way around bases in 1st inning against Cubs on this day in history.
1910 Laurie Nash, cricketer (Tasmanian fast-bowler, 2 Tests for Australia) on May - 02.
1911 On May - 02 french troops occupy Fès El Bali Morocco
1911 On this day in history french troops occupy Fès El Bali Morocco
1911 On this day in history lillian Rambach, teacher violinist
1912 On May - 02 axel Springer, German newspaper magnate
1913 Nigel Patrick, London Engld, actor/director (Sapphire, Prize of Gold) on this day in history.
1914 On May - 02 dennis Dyer, cricketer (opened batting for S Africa v England 1947)