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Historical Events Happened In May - 02

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1986  On this day in history transportation Expo 86 opens in Vancouver British Columbia  

1986  On this day in history henri Toivonen, Finnish rallydriver (b.1956)  

1988  On this day in history jackson Pollock's "Search" sold for $4,800,000  

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

1990  On May - 02 south Africa &African National Congress open talks to end apartheid  

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  Yugoslav Army seize Bosnian President Alija Izetbegovic on May - 02.  

1992  Joey Cuevas, dancer, dies at 34 on May - 02.  

1993  Julio Gallo, wine maker (Gallo), dies in a car accident at 82 on this day in history.  


1994  On May - 02 bus crashes into a tree at Gdansk Poland, 30 killed  

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

1994  Michael Bolton found to have plagiarized Isley Brothers "Love is Wonderful Thing" on May - 02.  

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 this day in history.  

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

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

1997  Mercury Mail announces its 1 millionth internet subscriber on this day in history.  

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

1999  On this day in history central Manitoba Railway takes over the operation of the former CN Pine Falls subdivisions.  

2005  A blast at an illegal munitions store in northern Afghanistan kills 28 people and injures at least 13 others on May - 02.  

2010  The Eurozone and the International Monetary Fund agree to a â110 billion bailout package for Greece. The package involves sharp Greek austerity measures on May - 02.  

2011  On this day in history 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.  

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

2012  On May - 02 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 May - 02 birth of yongle, Emperor of China (d. 1424)  

1451  René II, Duke of Lorraine (d. 1508) was born on May - 02.  

1458  On May - 02 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  Pietro Alessandro Gaspare Scarlatti, Palermo Italy, composer (Tigrane) was born on May - 02.  

1695  Giovanni Niccolo Servandoni, Italian-born architect (d. 1766) was born on this day in history.  

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


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

0756  Death of Emperor Shōmu, Emperor of Japan (b. 701) on May - 02.  

0907  Death of Boris I of Bulgaria on this day in history.  

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  On this day in history death of blanche of Artois, regent of Navarre (b. 1248)  

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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