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Historical Events In May - 05

Sunday, 17 February 2019

1874  Dutch 2nd Chamber passes child labor law on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1875  On this day in history jan A C A van Nispen tot Sevenaer, Dutch MP (1848-75), dies at 71  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1877  Indian Wars: Sitting Bull leads his band of Lakota into Canada to avoid harassment by the United States Army under Colonel Nelson Miles on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1879  Symon Petlyura, leader Ukraine (pogroms) on May - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1881  On May - 05 anit-Jewish rioting in Kiev Ukraine  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1883  Charles Bender, only American Indian in baseball's Hall of Fame on May - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1884  Wang Tjing-Wei, premier China (1932-35) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1885  On this day in history henri Velge, 1st chairman (Belgian Council of State)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1885  Lauro Rossi, composer, dies at 73 on May - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1886  On May - 05 the Bay View Tragedy occurs, as militia fire upon a crowd of protesters in Milwaukee, Wisconsin killing seven.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1886  Manuel Borguno, composer on May - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1886  On this day in history joseph Albert, German photographer (Albertotype), dies at 61  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1887  On May - 05 estelle Hemsley, Boston MA  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1889  On May - 05 herbie Taylor, cricketer (prolific South African pre- & post-WWI)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1890  On May - 05 christopher Morley, author (Kitty Foil)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1891  On May - 05 carnegie Hall opens in NYC with Tchaikovsky as guest conductor  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1891  On May - 05 new York City was the site of the dedication of a building called the Music Hall. The structure is not called the Music Hall anymore, it is called Carnegie Hall, named in honor of Andrew Carnegie.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1891  Music Hall (Carnegie Hall) opens in NY, Tchaikovsky as guest conductor on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1892  On this day in history jan Nepomuk Skroup, composer, dies at 80  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1893  Panic of 1893 Great crash on New York Stock Exchange on May - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1893  On this day in history the worst economic crisis in U.S. history (to that time) happened on this day. Stock prices plummeted, major railroads went into receivership, 15,000 businesses went bankrupt and 15 to 20 percent of the work force was unemployed. Within seven months, over 600 banks had closed. 1900 "The Billboard", a magazine for the music and entertainment industries, began weekly publication after six years as a monthly 1901 The first Catholic mass for night workers was held at the Church of St. Andrew in New York City.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1893  On this day in history panic of 1893: Great crash on NY Stock Exchange  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1893  On May - 05 panic of 1893: Great crash on New York Stock Exchange  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1894  On this day in history kit Guard, Denmark, actor (El Diablo Rides, Kid Courageous)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1899  Freeman Gosden, Richmond Va, radio actor (Amos-Amos 'n' Andy) on May - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1900  "The Billboard" began weekly publication on May - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1900  Charles Jewtraw, US, 500m speed skater (Olympic-gold-1924) on May - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1902  On May - 05 bret Harte, writer, dies at 65  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1903  On May - 05 james Beard, US, culinary expert/author (Delights & Prejudices)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1904  On this day in history cy Young of the Boston Red Sox tossed a perfect game against the Philadelphia Americans  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1904  Cy Young of Boston pitches perfect game against Phila A's (3-0) on May - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1904  On this day in history gordon Richards, British jockey (winner of 4,870 races)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1905  On May - 05 robert S Abbott published first issue of newspaper "Chicago Defender"  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1905  Robert S Abbott published 1st issue of newspaper "Chicago Defender" on May - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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0867  On May - 05 birth of uda, Emperor of Japan (d. 931)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1210  On May - 05 birth of king Afonso III of Portugal (d. 1279)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1352  On this day in history birth of ruprecht, Roman catholic German king  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1479  On this day in history birth of guru Amar Das, third Sikh Guru (d. 1574)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1546  On this day in history birth of thomas Cecil, 1st Earl of Exeter, English politician (d. 1623)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1557  Emmanuel-Philibert van Lalaing, baron of Montigny/marquis of Renty was born on May - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1635  On May - 05 birth of philippe Quinault, French playwright (L'amant indiscret)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1657  On May - 05 birth of jacques Danican Philidor, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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0311  On May - 05 gaius VM Galerius, emperor of Rome, dies at about 50  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0984  Death of Gerberga of Saxony, Queen of Western Francia on May - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1028  Alfonso V, King of Leon/Galicia (999-1028), dies in battle on May - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1194  Kazimierz II, the Justified, grand duke of Poland (1177-94), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1219  Death of King Leo II of Armenia (b. 1150) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1309  On this day in history charles II, the Lame, King of Naples (1285-1309), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1504  Anton of Burgundy, the Great Bastard, knight, dies at about 82 on May - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1525  On May - 05 frederik III, the Wise, ruler of Saxon (1486-1525), dies at 62  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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