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Historical Events Happened In May - 02

Saturday, 30 April 2016

1986  On May - 02 transportation Expo 86 opens in Vancouver British Columbia  

1986  On May - 02 henri Toivonen, Finnish rallydriver (b.1956)  

1988  Jackson Pollock's "Search" sold for $4,800,000 on May - 02.  

1988  Reds manager Pete Rose is suspended for 30 days for pushing an ump on May - 02.  

1990  South Africa &African National Congress open talks to end apartheid on this day in history.  

1990  On this day in history 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 May - 02 yugoslav Army seize Bosnian President Alija Izetbegovic  

1992  On May - 02 joey Cuevas, dancer, dies at 34  

1993  Julio Gallo, wine maker (Gallo), dies in a car accident at 82 on May - 02.  

1994  Bus crashes into a tree at Gdansk Poland, 30 killed on May - 02.  

1994  Dr Kevokian found innocent on assisting suicides on this day in history.  

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

1994  On May - 02 louis Calaferte, writer (Requiem of the Innocents), dies at 65  

1995  On this day in history serb missiles exploded in the heart of Zagreb, killing six  

1996  On May - 02 arthur Leslie Noel Douglas Houghton, civil servant, dies at 97  

1997  Donald Trump &Marla Maples announce they are separating on May - 02.  

1997  On this day in history mercury Mail announces its 1 millionth internet subscriber  

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 this day in history.  

2012  Edvard Munch's famous painting 'The Scream' sells at auction for $119,922,500 on May - 02.  

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 May - 02 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  Yongle, Emperor of China (d. 1424) was born on May - 02.  

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

1601  Athanasius Kircher, German Jesuit/inventor (magic lantern) was born on May - 02.  

1660  Pietro Alessandro Gaspare Scarlatti, Palermo Italy, composer (Tigrane) was born on May - 02.  

1695  On May - 02 birth of giovanni Niccolo Servandoni, Italian-born architect (d. 1766)  

1702  On May - 02 birth of friedrich Christoph Oetinger, German theologian (d. 1782)  

Famous Deaths In May - 02

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0373  On May - 02 death of athanasius, Patriarch of Alexandria (b. 298)  

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

0756  On May - 02 death of emperor Shōmu, Emperor of Japan (b. 701)  

0907  On this day in history death of boris I of Bulgaria  

1230  Death of William de Braose, Lord of Abergavenny (b. 1197) on May - 02.  

1250  Death of Toeransa, sultan of Egypt, murdered on this day in history.  

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

1450  Death of William de la Pole, 1st Duke of Suffolk, English military leader (b. 1396) on this day in history.  

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