Historical Events In May - 01
Saturday, 26 November 2022
1945 Radio Budapest, Hungary re-enters shortwave broadcasting after WWII on this day in history.
1945 Seys-Inquart flees to Flensburg on this day in history.
1945 On May - 01 soviet army reach Rostock
1945 On May - 01 desider Antalffy-Zsiross, Hungarian organist/composer, dies at 59
1946 On May - 01 fieldmarshal Montgomery appointed British supreme commander
1946 Mrs Emma Clarissa Clement named "American Mother of the Year" on May - 01.
1946 Edward Cuthbert Bairstow, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
1947 On this day in history lieutenant General Hoyt S Vandenberg, USA, ends term as 2nd head of CIA
1947 On this day in history radar for commercial &private planes first demonstrated
1947 Rear Admiral Roscoe H Hillenkoetter, USN, becomes 3th director of the CIA on May - 01.
1947 Sanner, leader of Norger blood bath, executed on this day in history.
1948 Glenn Taylor, Idaho Senator, arrested in Birmingham AL for trying to enter a meeting through a door marked "for Negroes" on May - 01.
1948 North Korea proclaims itself People's Democratic Republic of Korea on this day in history.
1948 On this day in history christos Ladas, Greek minister of Justice, murdered
1949 On this day in history gerard Kuiper discovers Nereid, (2nd satellite of Neptune)
1950 Mayor of Brussels reluctantly bans May Day parade on this day in history.
1950 On this day in history new marriage laws enforced in People's Republic China
1950 On May - 01 pulitzer prize awarded to Rodgers &Hammerstein (South Pacific)
1951 On this day in history 600,000 march for peace &freedom in Germany
1951 On May - 01 dutch Reformed Church introduces new church choir
1951 On May - 01 mickey Mantle's first homerun
1951 On this day in history 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 On May - 01 mr Potato Head, introduced
1952 TWA introduces tourist class on this day in history.
1952 William Fox, [Fried], US film pioneer (Nickelodeon), dies at 73 on May - 01.
1954 On this day in history hSA-UWC Established (Unification Church) (The Moonies)
1954 Tom Tyler, actor (Lost Ranch, Coyote Trails), dies at 50 on this day in history.
1957 On May - 01 larry King's first radio broadcast
1957 On this day in history uS give Poland credit of $95 million
1957 On this day in history vanguard TV-1 booster test reaches 195 km
1957 Grant Mitchell, actor (Great Lie, Laura, Cairo, Conflict), dies at 82 on this day in history.
1958 Ambonese rebellion bombed Ambon/conquer Morotai on May - 01.
1958 On this day in history arturo Frondizi sworn in as President of Argentina