Historical Events In May - 02
Saturday, 23 June 2018
1890 On May - 02 e[dward] E[lmer] "Doc" Smith, US, sci-fi author (Triplanetary)
1892 Manfred Freiherr von Richthofen, [Red Baron], German WW I ace on this day in history.
1892 Wilhelm Rust, composer, dies at 69 on this day in history.
1893 Beppie Nooij Jr, Dutch actress (Rooie Sien) [or May 13, 1912] on May - 02.
1895 Alfred Kurella, writer on May - 02.
1897 On this day in history william Cleaver Francis Robinson, composer, dies at 63
1898 Jef [Josephus C F] Last, Dutch poet/politician (The Spark) on this day in history.
1900 George Bernard Shaws "You Never Can Tell" premieres in London on May - 02.
1900 On May - 02 george Bernard Shaws "You Never Can Tell," premieres in London
1900 On May - 02 helen Morgan, singer/actress (Applause, Frankie & Johnny)
1901 Bob Wyatt, cricketer (England batsman 1927-37) on May - 02.
1902 On May - 02 the first science fiction film, "A Trip To The Moon", is released
1902 Brian Aherne, Worcestershire England, actor (Juarez) on May - 02.
1903 29th Kentucky Derby: Hal Booker aboard Judge Himes wins in 2:09 on May - 02.
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 30th Kentucky Derby: Shorty Prior aboard Elwood wins in 2:08.50 on this day in history.
1904 Georgi Dimitrov, composer on May - 02.
1905 On May - 02 french newspapers publish lists of Jules Vernes unpublished work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 this day in history.
1906 On May - 02 aileen Riggin, Newport RI, springboard diver (Olympic-gold-1920, 24)
1907 On May - 02 belgium Jules baron de Trooz forms Belgian Government
1907 Belgium Jules baron de Trooz forms Belgian govt on this day in history.
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 William Bakewell, LA Calif, actor (Stage manager-Pinky Lee Show) on this day in history.
1909 On May - 02 honus Wagner steals his way around bases in 1st inning against Cubs
1910 On this day in history laurie Nash, cricketer (Tasmanian fast-bowler, 2 Tests for Australia)
1911 On this day in history french troops occupy Fès El Bali Morocco
1911 French troops occupy Fès El Bali Morocco on May - 02.
1911 Lillian Rambach, teacher violinist on May - 02.
1912 On May - 02 axel Springer, German newspaper magnate
1913 On May - 02 nigel Patrick, London Engld, actor/director (Sapphire, Prize of Gold)
1914 Dennis Dyer, cricketer (opened batting for S Africa v England 1947) on May - 02.