10th May 1863
Thomas 'Stonewall' Jackson, Confederate general during the American Civil War, dies. 160 years.
14th May 1923
Charles de Freycinet, French prime minister, dies. 100 years.
20th May 1913
The first Chelsea Flower Show held in London. 110 years.
29th May 1913
Igor Stravinsky's ballet score The Rite of Spring is premiered in Paris, which provoked a riot. 110 years.
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