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Historical Events Happened In May - 02

Wednesday, 24 August 2016

1986  Transportation Expo 86 opens in Vancouver British Columbia on May - 02.  

1986  Henri Toivonen, Finnish rallydriver (b.1956) on May - 02.  

1988  Jackson Pollock's "Search" sold for $4,800,000 on this day in history.  

1988  Reds manager Pete Rose is suspended for 30 days for pushing an ump on this day in history.  

1990  On this day in history south Africa &African National Congress open talks to end apartheid  

1990  On May - 02 david Rappaport, 3'11' actor (Wizard, LA Law), shoots himself at 38  

1991  On this day in history hal Bell, dies at 65  

1992  On this day in history yugoslav Army seize Bosnian President Alija Izetbegovic  

1992  On this day in history joey Cuevas, dancer, dies at 34  

1993  On this day in history julio Gallo, wine maker (Gallo), dies in a car accident at 82  

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1994  On this day in history bus crashes into a tree at Gdansk Poland, 30 killed  

1994  On May - 02 dr Kevokian found innocent on assisting suicides  

1994  On this day in history michael Bolton found to have plagiarized Isley Brothers "Love is Wonderful Thing"  

1994  Louis Calaferte, writer (Requiem of the Innocents), dies at 65 on May - 02.  

1995  Serb missiles exploded in the heart of Zagreb, killing six on May - 02.  

1996  Arthur Leslie Noel Douglas Houghton, civil servant, dies at 97 on this day in history.  

1997  On May - 02 donald Trump &Marla Maples announce they are separating  

1997  Mercury Mail announces its 1 millionth internet subscriber on May - 02.  

1997  On May - 02 republic of Texas security chief Robert Scheidt surrenders  

1999  On May - 02 central Manitoba Railway takes over the operation of the former CN Pine Falls subdivisions.  

2005  On this day in history a blast at an illegal munitions store in northern Afghanistan kills 28 people and injures at least 13 others.  

2010  On this day in history the Eurozone and the International Monetary Fund agree to a â110 billion bailout package for Greece. The package involves sharp Greek austerity measures.  

2011  Osama bin Laden, the suspected mastermind behind the September 11 attacks and the FBI's most wanted man is killed by the United States special forces in Abbottabad, Pakistan on May - 02.  

2012  On this day in history edvard Munch's famous painting 'The Scream' sells at auction for $119,922,500  

2012  On this day in history a pastel version of The Scream, by Norwegian painter Edvard Munch, sells for US$120 million in a New York City auction, setting a new world record for an auctioned work of art.  

2013  14 members of the Sons of Iraq are killed in attacks in Fallujah, Iraq on May - 02.  

2014  On this day in history the Kiev regime launch a raid against pro-Russian forces, who respond by shooting down two helicopters  

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Famous Birthdays In May - 02

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1360  On this day in history birth of yongle, Emperor of China (d. 1424)  

1451  On this day in history birth of rené II, Duke of Lorraine (d. 1508)  

1458  On this day in history birth of leonor of Viseu, queen of Portugal (d. 1525)  

1551  On May - 02 birth of william Camden, English historian (Brittania, Annales)  

1601  Athanasius Kircher, German Jesuit/inventor (magic lantern) was born on this day in history.  

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

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

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

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Famous Deaths In May - 02

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0373  Death of Athanasius, Patriarch of Alexandria (b. 298) on this day in history.  

0649  On this day in history maruta of Tagrit, theology/1st mafriaan Jakobitische church, dies  

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

0907  On May - 02 death of boris I of Bulgaria  

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

1250  On this day in history death of toeransa, sultan of Egypt, murdered  

1300  Death of Blanche of Artois, regent of Navarre (b. 1248) on this day in history.  

1450  On May - 02 death of william de la Pole, 1st Duke of Suffolk, English military leader (b. 1396)  

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