Home Events & Holidays Famous Birthdays Famous Deaths Famous Quotes History Calendar Add Your Events


Share This Page

Help Your Friends By Sharing This Page With Them Via

Find A Historical Year

  • [ * 1988 ]

Yearwise Historical Events


Monthwise Historical Events


Events & Holidays Celebrated Today

Countrywise Events & Holidays »

  • Anniversary of Presiden Ndadaye's Death (Burundi)
  • Antilles Day (Bonaire Curacao Saba St. Eustatius)
  • Army Day (Honduras)
  • Egyptian Naval Day (Egypt)
  • Overseas Chinese Day (Taiwan)
  • Revolution Day (Somalia)
  • St. Ursula Day (British Virgin Islands)
  • View All »


Days In May



  • Who is the worst terrorist of all-time?
    Adolf Hitler
    Sadaam Hussein
    Benito Mussolini

Latest Events Listers


Famous Quotes


Find Us On Facebook




Historical Events Happened In May - 02

Tuesday, 21 October 2014

1890  On this day in history e[dward] E[lmer] "Doc" Smith, US, sci-fi author (Triplanetary)  

1892  On May - 02 manfred Freiherr von Richthofen, [Red Baron], German WW I ace  

1892  On this day in history wilhelm Rust, composer, dies at 69  

1893  Beppie Nooij Jr, Dutch actress (Rooie Sien) [or May 13, 1912] on this day in history.  

1895  On May - 02 alfred Kurella, writer  

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 May - 02.  

1900  On May - 02 george Bernard Shaws "You Never Can Tell" premieres in London  

1900  On May - 02 george Bernard Shaws "You Never Can Tell," premieres in London  

1900  Helen Morgan, singer/actress (Applause, Frankie & Johnny) on May - 02.  

1901  On this day in history bob Wyatt, cricketer (England batsman 1927-37)  

1902  On this day in history the first science fiction film, "A Trip To The Moon", is released  

1902  On May - 02 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  30th Kentucky Derby: Shorty Prior aboard Elwood wins in 2:08.50 on May - 02.  

1904  On May - 02 georgi Dimitrov, composer  

1905  On May - 02 french newspapers publish lists of Jules Vernes unpublished work  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 this day in history aileen Riggin, Newport RI, springboard diver (Olympic-gold-1920, 24)  

1907  Belgium Jules baron de Trooz forms Belgian Government on this day in history.  

1907  Belgium Jules baron de Trooz forms Belgian govt on May - 02.  

1907  Pinky Lee, children's show host (Pinky Lee Show) on May - 02.  

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 May - 02.  

1909  On May - 02 honus Wagner steals his way around bases in 1st inning against Cubs  

1910  Laurie Nash, cricketer (Tasmanian fast-bowler, 2 Tests for Australia) on this day in history.  

1911  On May - 02 french troops occupy Fès El Bali Morocco  

1911  French troops occupy Fès El Bali Morocco on this day in history.  

1911  Lillian Rambach, teacher violinist on May - 02.  

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  Dennis Dyer, cricketer (opened batting for S Africa v England 1947) on May - 02.  

« Previous Page | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | Next Page »

Making Of History Captured

Watch Rare Video Clips Of Historical Events

  • Martin Luther King "I have a dream"   with Subtitles
  • 1989 Tiananmen Square Protests
  • 25 Most Horrific Massacres In History
  • The Nanking Massacre: Facts, Pictures, WW2, Documentary Photos, Book, Women (1997)
  • Korean Atrocities by American Army immediate following WWII 1946-1949
  • The world's oldest musical instrument (40,000 BCE) Mammoth ivory and bird bone flutes Germany
  • Cycling is the Greatest Invention of All Time
  • Wright Brothers First Flight (1903)
  • Raw Footage of Hamas Tunnel Terror Attack Being Thrawted
  • ISIS Genocide of Yazidi in Iraq
  • Boko Haram leader: Allah says to sell girls
  • Origins of Israel Palestinian Conflict
  • The Arab-Israeli Conflict Explained: World History Review
  • Israeli vs Hamas War VIDEO : 500 Killed in Gaza City Airstrikes, Rockets & Ground Operations

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)  

1451  On May - 02 birth of rené II, Duke of Lorraine (d. 1508)  

1458  Leonor of Viseu, queen of Portugal (d. 1525) was born on May - 02.  

1551  William Camden, English historian (Brittania, Annales) was born on this day in history.  

1601  On May - 02 birth of athanasius Kircher, German Jesuit/inventor (magic lantern)  

1660  On May - 02 birth of pietro Alessandro Gaspare Scarlatti, Palermo Italy, composer (Tigrane)  

1695  Giovanni Niccolo Servandoni, Italian-born architect (d. 1766) was born on May - 02.  

1702  Friedrich Christoph Oetinger, German theologian (d. 1782) was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In May - 02

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0373  Death of Athanasius, Patriarch of Alexandria (b. 298) on May - 02.  

0649  Maruta of Tagrit, theology/1st mafriaan Jakobitische church, dies on May - 02.  

0756  Death of Emperor Shōmu, Emperor of Japan (b. 701) on this day in history.  

0907  Death of Boris I of Bulgaria on May - 02.  

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

1250  On May - 02 death of toeransa, sultan of Egypt, murdered  

1300  Death of Blanche of Artois, regent of Navarre (b. 1248) on May - 02.  

1450  On this day in history death of william de la Pole, 1st Duke of Suffolk, English military leader (b. 1396)