Historical Events In May - 01
Sunday, 25 July 2021
1945 On this day in history radio Budapest, Hungary re-enters shortwave broadcasting after WWII
1945 Seys-Inquart flees to Flensburg on this day in history.
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 Mrs Emma Clarissa Clement named "American Mother of the Year" on this day in history.
1946 On May - 01 edward Cuthbert Bairstow, composer, dies at 71
1947 Lieutenant General Hoyt S Vandenberg, USA, ends term as 2nd head of CIA on May - 01.
1947 On May - 01 radar for commercial &private planes first demonstrated
1947 Rear Admiral Roscoe H Hillenkoetter, USN, becomes 3th director of the CIA on this day in history.
1947 On May - 01 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 May - 01.
1948 On this day in history christos Ladas, Greek minister of Justice, murdered
1949 Gerard Kuiper discovers Nereid, (2nd satellite of Neptune) on May - 01.
1950 On this day in history mayor of Brussels reluctantly bans May Day parade
1950 New marriage laws enforced in People's Republic China on May - 01.
1950 On May - 01 pulitzer prize awarded to Rodgers &Hammerstein (South Pacific)
1951 600,000 march for peace &freedom in Germany on this day in history.
1951 Dutch Reformed Church introduces new church choir on May - 01.
1951 On this day in history 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 this day in history marines take part in an atomic explosion training in Nevada
1952 On this day in history mr Potato Head, introduced
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 Tom Tyler, actor (Lost Ranch, Coyote Trails), dies at 50 on May - 01.
1957 Larry King's first radio broadcast on May - 01.
1957 US give Poland credit of $95 million on this day in history.
1957 Vanguard TV-1 booster test reaches 195 km on May - 01.
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 this day in history.
1958 Arturo Frondizi sworn in as President of Argentina on this day in history.