Historical Events In May - 01
Wednesday, 19 January 2022
1945 On May - 01 radio Budapest, Hungary re-enters shortwave broadcasting after WWII
1945 On May - 01 seys-Inquart flees to Flensburg
1945 Soviet army reach Rostock on this day in history.
1945 Desider Antalffy-Zsiross, Hungarian organist/composer, dies at 59 on May - 01.
1946 On this day in history fieldmarshal Montgomery appointed British supreme commander
1946 On this day in history mrs Emma Clarissa Clement named "American Mother of the Year"
1946 On this day in history edward Cuthbert Bairstow, composer, dies at 71
1947 Lieutenant General Hoyt S Vandenberg, USA, ends term as 2nd head of CIA on this day in history.
1947 Radar for commercial &private planes first demonstrated on this day in history.
1947 On May - 01 rear Admiral Roscoe H Hillenkoetter, USN, becomes 3th director of the CIA
1947 On this day in history sanner, leader of Norger blood bath, executed
1948 On May - 01 glenn Taylor, Idaho Senator, arrested in Birmingham AL for trying to enter a meeting through a door marked "for Negroes"
1948 North Korea proclaims itself People's Democratic Republic of Korea on this day in history.
1948 Christos Ladas, Greek minister of Justice, murdered on this day in history.
1949 Gerard Kuiper discovers Nereid, (2nd satellite of Neptune) on May - 01.
1950 On May - 01 mayor of Brussels reluctantly bans May Day parade
1950 On May - 01 new marriage laws enforced in People's Republic China
1950 Pulitzer prize awarded to Rodgers &Hammerstein (South Pacific) on May - 01.
1951 On this day in history 600,000 march for peace &freedom in Germany
1951 Dutch Reformed Church introduces new church choir on this day in history.
1951 On May - 01 mickey Mantle's first homerun
1951 On May - 01 the 25th Canadian Infantry Brigade Group sent to join United Nations forces in Korea.
1952 On May - 01 marines take part in an atomic explosion training in Nevada
1952 Mr Potato Head, introduced on this day in history.
1952 TWA introduces tourist class on this day in history.
1952 On May - 01 william Fox, [Fried], US film pioneer (Nickelodeon), dies at 73
1954 HSA-UWC Established (Unification Church) (The Moonies) on May - 01.
1954 On May - 01 tom Tyler, actor (Lost Ranch, Coyote Trails), dies at 50
1957 Larry King's first radio broadcast on this day in history.
1957 US give Poland credit of $95 million on May - 01.
1957 On May - 01 vanguard TV-1 booster test reaches 195 km
1957 Grant Mitchell, actor (Great Lie, Laura, Cairo, Conflict), dies at 82 on May - 01.
1958 Ambonese rebellion bombed Ambon/conquer Morotai on this day in history.
1958 On May - 01 arturo Frondizi sworn in as President of Argentina