Historical Events In May - 07
Thursday, 25 April 2019
1887 On May - 07 henri Pourrat, French writer (Gaspard of the Montagnes)
1888 On May - 07 george Eastman patents "Kodak box camera"
1888 On May - 07 edouard Lalo's opera "Le roi d'Ys," premieres in Paris
1890 On this day in history billy House, Minn, actor (Imitation of Life, Bedlam, Egg & I)
1891 On this day in history battle in Bunyoro Captain F Lugard stops Moslem rebellion, 300 killed
1891 Battle in Bunyoro: Capt F Lugard stops Moslem rebellion, 300 killed on this day in history.
1891 On May - 07 battle in Bunyoro: Captain F Lugard stops Moslem rebellion, 300 killed
1892 On this day in history archibald MacLeish, Glencoe Ill, polit essayist/poet/dramatist (JB)
1895 In Saint Petersburg, Russian scientist Alexander Stepanovich Popov demonstrates to the Russian Physical and Chemical Society his invention on May - 07.
1897 On May - 07 kitty McKane, England, tennis (Oly-gold/2 silver/2 bronze-1920, 24)
1898 On May - 07 vera Chapman, writer
1900 Bauke Tuinstra, Dutch/Frisian notary/author (Earste Keur) on May - 07.
1900 On May - 07 richard Storrs Willis, composer, dies at 81
1901 The birth of Gary Cooper, American film actor on this day in history.
1901 On May - 07 gary Cooper, Montana, actor (2 Acad Awards-Sgt York, High Noon)
1902 On May - 07 soufriere volcano on St Vincent kills 2-5,000
1902 Sal Gliatto, baseball player on this day in history.
1903 On May - 07 basil Nield, judge/politician
1904 Flexible Flyer trademark registered on May - 07.
1904 Peter Hille, writer, dies on May - 07.
1907 On May - 07 charles Collier wins first Isle of Man TT Race (38.22 mph)
1907 Charles Collier wins 1st Isle of Man TT Race: (38.22 mph) on this day in history.
1907 On this day in history jef van Durme, composer
1908 On this day in history ed MacDonald, actor (Mysteries of Chinatown)
1909 Construction begins on first 100 houses in Ahuzat Bayit (Tel Aviv) on May - 07.
1909 On this day in history edwin H Land, inventor (instant photography (Polaroid))
1910 On May - 07 35th Preakness: R Estep aboard Layminster wins in 1:40.6
1911 On this day in history large demonstrations held in New York, demanding women's right to vote
1912 On May - 07 columbia University approves plans for awarding the Pulitzer Prize in several categories The award is established by Joseph Pulitzer
1912 On May - 07 paul H F Brenneker, Neth/Antillian photographer/folklorist
1913 British House of Commons rejects woman's right to vote on May - 07.
1914 On this day in history uS Congress establishes mother's day
1914 On this day in history woodrow Wilson's daughter Eleanor marries in the White House
1914 On this day in history edward Mollenhauer, composer, dies at 87