Today in History: May 2

Today in History: May 2

May 2, 2014 Updated May 2, 2014 at 10:40 AM CDT

Take a look at the video below to find out important happenings from this day in history.

Included: Nazi Germany's capital Berlin falls in World War II; Artist Leonardo da Vinci dies; Civil War Gen. 'Stonewall' Jackson killed; Nelson Mandela claims victory in South Africa vote; Singer Bing Crosby born.