Advertisements
Home | Birthdays | Events | Holidays | Inventions

 

Share This Page

Share This Page With Friends Via
 

Find A Historical Year

  • [ * 1988 ]
 

Yearwise Historical Events

 

Monthwise Historical Events

 

Events & Holidays Celebrated Today

Countrywise Events & Holidays »

  • National Public Science Day (United States of America)
  • Random Acts of Kindness Day (United States of America)
  • View All »
 

Days In May

 

Popular Searches

 

Poll

  • Does Religion Cause Terrorism?
    Yes
    No
    Don't Know
 

Famous Quotes

 

Find Us On Facebook

 

Advertisements

 

Historical Events In May - 05

Sunday, 17 February 2019

1924  On May - 05 unions terminate Twentse textile strike  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1924  Leopoldo Torre Nilsson, Buenos Aires, director (Monday's Child) on May - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1925  On this day in history john T Scopes arrested for teaching evolution in Tennessee  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1925  On May - 05 yankee Everett Scott is benched, ending his 1,307-game playing streak  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1925  Monica Lewis, actress (Box Office) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1926  On this day in history sinclair Lewis refuses his Pulitzer Prize for "Arrowsmith"  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1926  On this day in history geldrop soccer team forms  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1926  Ann B Davis, Schenectady NY, actress (Bob Cummings Show, Brady Bunch) on May - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1927  On this day in history dmitri Sjostakovitch' 1st Symphony, premieres in Berlin  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1927  Charles Boissevain, editor in chief (General Trade 1885-1908), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Advertisements

1930  On this day in history bradman scores 185 Australia vs Leicestershire, 317 minutes, 16 fours  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1930  On this day in history the first woman to fly solo from England to Australia takes-off (Amy Johnson)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1930  1st woman to fly solo from Engl to Australia takes-off (Amy Johnson) on May - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1932  On this day in history japan & China sign a peace treaty  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1934  60th Kentucky Derby: Mack Garner aboard Cavalcade wins in 2:04 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1935  On this day in history jessie Owens of the US, sets then long jump record at 26' 8"  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1935  On this day in history jessie Owens of US, sets then long jump record at 26' 8½"  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1936  Edward Ravenscroft patents screw-on bottle cap with a pour lip on May - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1936  Italian troops occupy Addis Ababa on May - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1938  Phillies Harold Kelleher faces 16 batters in 6th, as Cubs score 12 runs, both marks are NL records off one hurler in a single inning on May - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1939  Flash floods kill 75 in Northeast Kentucky on May - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1940  On May - 05 norwegian Government in exile forms in London  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1940  Norwegian govt in exile forms in London on May - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1941  On May - 05 emperor Haile Selassie returns to Addis Ababa  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1941  2 Fokker's employees flee Nazi occupied Netherlands to England on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1942  Battle of Coral Sea on May - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1942  On this day in history british assault on Diego Suarez Madagascar  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1942  US begins rationing sugar during WWII on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1943  Postmaster General Frank C Walker invents Postal Zone System on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1944  On May - 05 gandhi freed from prison  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1944  Russian offensive against Sebastopol Krim on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1945  Denmark liberated from Nazi control on May - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1945  Germans surrender in Norway on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1945  On May - 05 mauthausen Concentration camp liberated  Click To Send On Whatsapp

« Previous Page | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | Next Page »

Advertisements

Famous Birthdays In May - 05

Famous People Born On This Day In History

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

1210  King Afonso III of Portugal (d. 1279) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1352  Ruprecht, Roman catholic German king was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1479  Guru Amar Das, third Sikh Guru (d. 1574) was born on May - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1546  Thomas Cecil, 1st Earl of Exeter, English politician (d. 1623) was born on May - 05.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1557  Emmanuel-Philibert van Lalaing, baron of Montigny/marquis of Renty was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1635  Philippe Quinault, French playwright (L'amant indiscret) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1657  Jacques Danican Philidor, composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Advertisements

Famous Deaths In May - 05

Famous People Died On This Day In History

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

0984  Death of Gerberga of Saxony, Queen of Western Francia on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

1194  On this day in history kazimierz II, the Justified, grand duke of Poland (1177-94), dies  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 this day in history.  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

Popular Searches

Poll

Cast Your Vote

Does Religion Cause Terrorism?
Yes
No
Don't Know