Historical Events Happened In May - 02
Friday, 09 October 2015
1949 On May - 02 arthur Miller wins Pulitzer Prize for "Death of a Salesman"
1949 On May - 02 bolivian state of siege proclaimed
1950 Dutch first Chamber accept Laws on immigration on May - 02.
1950 On this day in history dutch PM Malan recognizes South-Africa but not China People's Republic
1950 Carlo Terrons "Giuditta," premieres in Milan on this day in history.
1952 On this day in history the first scheduled jet airliner passenger service begins with a BOAC Comet which flew from London to Johannesburg carrying 36 passengers
1952 On May - 02 1st performance of John Cage's "Water Music"
1953 On May - 02 feisal II installed as king of Iraq
1953 Hussein I installed as king of Jordan on May - 02.
1954 Pauline de Cock-Manifarges, singer, dies at 82 on this day in history.
1955 India poses discrimination "onaanraakbaren" punishable on May - 02.
1955 Pulitzer prize awarded Tennessee Williams for (Cat on Hot Tin Roof) on this day in history.
1955 On this day in history tadeusz Jarecki, composer, dies at 66
1956 On May - 02 uS Lab detects high-temperature microwave radiation from Venus
1956 On this day in history uS Methodist church disallows race separation
1957 Joseph McCarthy, commie hunting senator (R-Wisc), dies at 47 on this day in history.
1958 On May - 02 alfred Weber, German economist/sociologist, dies at 89
1960 Harry Belafonte's 2nd Carnegie Hall performance on this day in history.
1960 House investigating committee, looking into payola questions on May - 02.
1960 Pulitzer prize awarded to Al Drury (Advice &Consent) on May - 02.
1960 Caryl Chessman, rapist executed after 12 years of appeals at 39 on May - 02.
1961 J C White, cricketer (49 wickets in 15 Tests for Engld 1921-31), dies on May - 02.
1962 On May - 02 benfica wins 7th Europe Cup I
1962 On this day in history canadian dollar officially pegged at US 92.5¢. Will we ever see that lofty height again?
1962 OAS strikes in Algeria on this day in history.
1962 US performs atmospheric nuclear test at Christmas Island on May - 02.
1963 On May - 02 jack Crawford, cricketer (469 runs & 39 wickets in 12 Tests), dies
1964 Beatles' "Second Album" goes #1 &stays #1 for for 5 weeks on May - 02.
1964 Mad Dog Vachon beats Verne Gagne in Omaha, to become NWA champion on this day in history.
1964 Nancy N Witcher Astor, US/Eng feminist/ex of Waldorf Astor, dies on May - 02.
1965 Early Bird satellite goes into commercial service on this day in history.
1966 On this day in history pulitzer prize awarded Arthur M Schlesinger Jr (Thousand Days)
1968 Gold reaches then record high ($39.35 per ounce) in London on this day in history.
1968 On May - 02 israeli television begins transmitting