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Historical Events In May - 02

Saturday, 23 June 2018

1930  Des Moines (Western League) defeats Wichita 13-6 to open 1st ballpark with permanently installed lights on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1932  Jack Benny's first radio show premieres (NBC Blue Network) on May - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1932  Pulitzer prize awarded to Pearl S Buck (The Good Earth) on May - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1932  On this day in history jack Benny's 1st radio show premieres (NBC Blue Network)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1933  In Germany, Adolf Hitler bans trade unions on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1934  Nazi-Germany begins People's court on May - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1936  On May - 02 "Peter &the Wolf" premieres in Moscow  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1936  Emperor Haile Selassie &family flee Abyssinia on May - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1936  On this day in history "Peter & Wolf" premieres in Moscow  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1937  Arthur Somervell, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1938  On May - 02 ella Fitzgerald records "A-Tisket, A-Tasket"  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1938  On May - 02 pulitzer prize awarded to Thornton Wilder (Our Town)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1939  On this day in history lou Gehrig ends 2,130 consecutive game streak, Yanks beat Tigers 22-2  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1941  On May - 02 anti-British revolt, encouraged by Germany, takes place in Iraq.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1941  On this day in history fCC approves regular scheduled commercial TV broadcasts to begin July 1  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1941  On May - 02 martin Bormann succeeds Rudolf Hess as Hitler's deputy  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1941  Nazi occupied Netherlands layoff Jewish journalists on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1941  FCC approves regular scheduled coml TV broadcasts to begin July 1 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1942  Japanese troops occupy Mandalay Burma on May - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1942  68th Kentucky Derby: Wayne D Wright aboard Shut Out wins in 2:04.4 on May - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1943  German troops vacate Jefna Tunisia on May - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1944  On this day in history wABD (WNEW, now WNYW) TV channel 5 in NYC (DUM/MET/FOX) 1st broadcast  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1945  On this day in history allies occupy Wismar  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1945  On this day in history berlin captured by Russian forces at the end of WW2  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1945  On May - 02 berlin surrenders to Russian troops  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1945  On May - 02 british Army enters Lubeck in the Baltic, sealing off German forces in Denmark.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1945  On May - 02 dutch Queen Wilhelmina &Princess Juliana reach Gilze-Rijen  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1945  First Helicopter Rescue--Lieutenant August Kleisch, USCG, flying a HNS-1 helicopter rescued 11 Canadian airmen that were marooned in northern Labrador about 125 miles from Goose Bay on May - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1945  German Army in Italy surrenders on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1945  On May - 02 russia takes Berlin; General Weidling surrenders  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1945  Yugoslav troops occupy Trieste on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1945  On this day in history martin Bormann, propoganda minister for Hitler, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1946  On May - 02 prisoners revolt at Alcatraz, 5 die  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1947  Eugene O'Neill's "Moon for the Misbegotten," premieres in NYC on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1360  On May - 02 birth of yongle, Emperor of China (d. 1424)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1451  René II, Duke of Lorraine (d. 1508) was born on May - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1458  Leonor of Viseu, queen of Portugal (d. 1525) was born on May - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1551  On this day in history birth of william Camden, English historian (Brittania, Annales)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1601  On this day in history birth of athanasius Kircher, German Jesuit/inventor (magic lantern)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1660  On this day in history birth of pietro Alessandro Gaspare Scarlatti, Palermo Italy, composer (Tigrane)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1695  On this day in history birth of giovanni Niccolo Servandoni, Italian-born architect (d. 1766)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1702  On this day in history birth of friedrich Christoph Oetinger, German theologian (d. 1782)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Deaths In May - 02

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0373  Death of Athanasius, Patriarch of Alexandria (b. 298) on May - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0649  On May - 02 maruta of Tagrit, theology/1st mafriaan Jakobitische church, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0756  Death of Emperor Shōmu, Emperor of Japan (b. 701) on May - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0907  On this day in history death of boris I of Bulgaria  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1230  Death of William de Braose, Lord of Abergavenny (b. 1197) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1250  Death of Toeransa, sultan of Egypt, murdered on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1300  Death of Blanche of Artois, regent of Navarre (b. 1248) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1450  Death of William de la Pole, 1st Duke of Suffolk, English military leader (b. 1396) on May - 02.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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