Historical Events In May - 01
Sunday, 25 July 2021
1743 On May - 01 plague in Italy
1747 Measles in Thirteen Colonies on this day in history.
1751 1st American cricket match is played on May - 01.
1753 Publication of Species Plantarum by Linnaeus, and the formal start date of plant taxonomy adopted by the International Code of Botanical Nomenclature on May - 01.
1755 Smallpox in North America on May - 01.
1756 France & Austria sign alliance on May - 01.
1757 On May - 01 austria &France divide Prussia
1757 Austria & France divide Prussia on May - 01.
1759 On May - 01 british fleet occupies Guadeloupe, West-Indies, on France
1759 Jacob Albright, [Albrecht], German/US predictor on May - 01.
1759 On this day in history measles in North America
1761 On May - 01 influenza in North America, West Indies
1763 On this day in history smallpox in North America, present-day Pittsburgh area.
1764 Benjamin Henry Latrobe, engineer/architect (built Capitol) on May - 01.
1769 On May - 01 the birth of Arthur Wellesley, The Duke of Wellington
1769 Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington, British PM (C) (1828-30) on May - 01.
1770 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1770 On May - 01 smallpox in Pacific Northwest natives
1771 George Guest, composer on this day in history.
1772 Gottfried Achenwall, German lawyer/statistics/economist, dies at 52 on this day in history.
1772 Measles in North America on this day in history.
1772 On this day in history persian Plague in Persia killing 2 million+ people
1775 Jacob-Joseph-Balthasar Martinn, composer on May - 01.
1775 On May - 01 influenza in England
1776 Adam Weishaupt founds the secret society of Illuminati on this day in history.
1776 On this day in history adam Weishaupt founds secret society of Illuminati
1777 On May - 01 rB Sheridans "School for Scandal," premieres in London
1778 American Revolution: The Battle of Crooked Billet begins in Hatboro, Pennsylvania on this day in history.
1778 On May - 01 dengue fever in Spain
1780 On May - 01 north American smallpox epidemic in Plains Indians
1781 On May - 01 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.