What Happened on May 1, 2015

Historical Events

  • Expo 2015 opens in Milan (thru till 31st October)

Famous Deaths

  • (Alexander) "Bobby" Kok, Boer-British classical and session cellist (BBC Symphony; George Harrison - "When We Was Fab"), dies at 89
  • Dan Farley, American racing journalist (President National Turf Writer's Association), dies at 72
  • Geoff Duke, English motorcycle racer (world 500cc champion 1951, 1953-55), dies at 92
  • Grace Lee Whitney, American singer and actress (Yeoman Rand-Star Trek), dies at 85
  • Pete Brown, American golfer (first African-American to win on PGA Tour, Waco 1964), dies at 80
2015 Highlights

About May 1, 2015

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 7 years, 10 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Labour Day (India)

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Taurus

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