On This Day

What Happened on May 2, 1954

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Stan Musial hits 5 HRs in a doubleheader

MLB Legend Stan Musial
MLB Legend
Stan Musial

Famous Birthdays

  • Bulelani Ngcuka, South African attorney and leader (UDF), born in Middlerift, South Africa
  • Roberta Pedon, American glamour model, born in Ohio (d. 1982)

Famous Deaths

  • Pauline de Cock-Manifarges, singer, dies at 82