Historical Events In May - 01
Saturday, 26 November 2022
1743 On May - 01 plague in Italy
1747 Measles in Thirteen Colonies on this day in history.
1751 On this day in history 1st American cricket match is played
1753 Publication of Species Plantarum by Linnaeus, and the formal start date of plant taxonomy adopted by the International Code of Botanical Nomenclature on this day in history.
1755 On May - 01 smallpox in North America
1756 France & Austria sign alliance on this day in history.
1757 On this day in history austria &France divide Prussia
1757 Austria & France divide Prussia on this day in history.
1759 On this day in history british fleet occupies Guadeloupe, West-Indies, on France
1759 Jacob Albright, [Albrecht], German/US predictor on May - 01.
1759 On May - 01 measles in North America
1761 On May - 01 influenza in North America, West Indies
1763 Smallpox in North America, present-day Pittsburgh area on May - 01.
1764 On May - 01 benjamin Henry Latrobe, engineer/architect (built Capitol)
1769 The birth of Arthur Wellesley, The Duke of Wellington on May - 01.
1769 Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington, British PM (C) (1828-30) on May - 01.
1770 On May - 01 forby Sutherland is laid to rest at Botany Bay. He is the first European to be buried in New South Wales.
1770 Russian plague of 1770-1772 in Russia killing 50,000 people on May - 01.
1770 Smallpox in Pacific Northwest natives on May - 01.
1771 George Guest, composer on May - 01.
1772 Gottfried Achenwall, German lawyer/statistics/economist, dies at 52 on this day in history.
1772 On this day in history measles in North America
1772 Persian Plague in Persia killing 2 million+ people on May - 01.
1775 Jacob-Joseph-Balthasar Martinn, composer on this day in history.
1775 Influenza in England on May - 01.
1776 Adam Weishaupt founds the secret society of Illuminati on this day in history.
1776 Adam Weishaupt founds secret society of Illuminati on May - 01.
1777 RB Sheridans "School for Scandal," premieres in London on May - 01.
1778 On this day in history american Revolution: The Battle of Crooked Billet begins in Hatboro, Pennsylvania.
1778 Dengue fever in Spain on May - 01.
1780 On May - 01 north American smallpox epidemic in Plains Indians
1781 On this day in history emperor Jozef II decrees protection of population
1785 On this day in history kamehameha, the king of Hawaiʻi defeats Kalanikupule and establishes the Kingdom of Hawaiʻi.
1786 Mozart's opera "Marriage of Figaro" premieres in Wien (Vienna) on this day in history.