Historical Events Happened In May - 02
Saturday, 30 July 2016
1890 On May - 02 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 May - 02 wilhelm Rust, composer, dies at 69
1893 Beppie Nooij Jr, Dutch actress (Rooie Sien) [or May 13, 1912] on May - 02.
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 On May - 02 george Bernard Shaws "You Never Can Tell," premieres in London
1900 Helen Morgan, singer/actress (Applause, Frankie & Johnny) on this day in history.
1901 Bob Wyatt, cricketer (England batsman 1927-37) on May - 02.
1902 The first science fiction film, "A Trip To The Moon", is released on this day in history.
1902 Brian Aherne, Worcestershire England, actor (Juarez) on this day in history.
1903 On May - 02 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 May - 02.
1904 On May - 02 30th Kentucky Derby: Shorty Prior aboard Elwood wins in 2:08.50
1904 On May - 02 georgi Dimitrov, composer
1905 French newspapers publish lists of Jules Vernes unpublished work on this day in history.
1906 32nd Kentucky Derby: Roscoe Troxler aboard Sir Huon wins in 2:08.8 on this day in history.
1906 On this day in history aileen Riggin, Newport RI, springboard diver (Olympic-gold-1920, 24)
1907 On this day in history belgium Jules baron de Trooz forms Belgian Government
1907 On this day in history belgium Jules baron de Trooz forms Belgian govt
1907 On May - 02 pinky Lee, children's show host (Pinky Lee Show)
1908 1908 "Take me out to the Ball Game registered for copyright on this day in history.
1908 William Bakewell, LA Calif, actor (Stage manager-Pinky Lee Show) on May - 02.
1909 On this day in history 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 On May - 02 lillian Rambach, teacher violinist
1912 Axel Springer, German newspaper magnate on May - 02.
1913 On this day in history nigel Patrick, London Engld, actor/director (Sapphire, Prize of Gold)
1914 Dennis Dyer, cricketer (opened batting for S Africa v England 1947) on this day in history.