Historical Events In May - 02
Sunday, 24 September 2023
1986 On this day in history transportation Expo 86 opens in Vancouver British Columbia
1986 On this day in history henri Toivonen, Finnish rallydriver (b.1956)
1988 On this day in history jackson Pollock's "Search" sold for $4,800,000
1988 Reds manager Pete Rose is suspended for 30 days for pushing an ump on this day in history.
1990 On this day in history south Africa &African National Congress open talks to end apartheid
1990 David Rappaport, 3'11' actor (Wizard, LA Law), shoots himself at 38 on this day in history.
1991 Hal Bell, dies at 65 on May - 02.
1992 On this day in history yugoslav Army seize Bosnian President Alija Izetbegovic
1992 Joey Cuevas, dancer, dies at 34 on May - 02.
1993 Julio Gallo, wine maker (Gallo), dies in a car accident at 82 on May - 02.
1994 On May - 02 bus crashes into a tree at Gdansk Poland, 30 killed
1994 On this day in history dr Kevokian found innocent on assisting suicides
1994 Michael Bolton found to have plagiarized Isley Brothers "Love is Wonderful Thing" on this day in history.
1994 On this day in history louis Calaferte, writer (Requiem of the Innocents), dies at 65
1995 Serb missiles exploded in the heart of Zagreb, killing six on this day in history.
1996 Arthur Leslie Noel Douglas Houghton, civil servant, dies at 97 on this day in history.
1997 On this day in history donald Trump &Marla Maples announce they are separating
1997 On this day in history mercury Mail announces its 1 millionth internet subscriber
1997 Republic of Texas security chief Robert Scheidt surrenders on this day in history.
1999 Central Manitoba Railway takes over the operation of the former CN Pine Falls subdivisions on this day in history.
2005 On this day in history a blast at an illegal munitions store in northern Afghanistan kills 28 people and injures at least 13 others.
2010 On this day in history the Eurozone and the International Monetary Fund agree to a â‚¬110 billion bailout package for Greece. The package involves sharp Greek austerity measures.
2011 Osama bin Laden, the suspected mastermind behind the September 11 attacks and the FBI's most wanted man is killed by the United States special forces in Abbottabad, Pakistan on this day in history.
2012 On this day in history edvard Munch's famous painting 'The Scream' sells at auction for $119,922,500
2012 On May - 02 a pastel version of The Scream, by Norwegian painter Edvard Munch, sells for US$120 million in a New York City auction, setting a new world record for an auctioned work of art.
2013 On this day in history 14 members of the Sons of Iraq are killed in attacks in Fallujah, Iraq
2014 The Kiev regime launch a raid against pro-Russian forces, who respond by shooting down two helicopters on May - 02.
2018 E. coli outbreak linked to Romaine lettuce grown in Yuma, Arizona, reports the first fatality with 121 cases across 25 US states on May - 02.
2018 On this day in history kanye West widely criticized for saying "slavery is a choice" in TMZ interview
2018 Indian city of Kanpur declared world's most polluted city by WHO with 14 other Indian cities in the top 20 on May - 02.
2018 Armenian opposition leader Nikol Pashinyan asks widespread protests to halt after ruling Republican party said it would support his bid to be Prime Minister on May - 02.
2018 On this day in history spanish Basque separatist group Eta announces it will be formally disbanding after 50 years
2018 On this day in history date for first humans or hominins in the Philippines pushed back ten-fold after report of site on Luzon with butchered rhinoceros 709,000 years ago
2018 On May - 02 new research show plants "talk" to each other through their roots and the soil in study on corn published in journal "Plos One"