May 07 in History – What happened on 07 May in Past

✅ Published on May 7th, 2021 in May in History

07 May - Today in History - Important historical events happened on this day in India and World History

According to Gregory calendar, on May 07, the day number in a year is 127 and if it is a leap year then the day number is 128. May 07 has a special significance in India and world history, because many such incidents have occurred on this day which have been recorded forever in the pages of history. Let's know some such important events which will increase your general knowledge. The facts collected will be as follows: People born on this day, demise of famous people, war treaty, freedom of any country, invention of new technologies, change of power, important National and International Day etc.

May 07 in History - Top Historical Events ⚡

YearEvent / Incidence / Incident
351Jews in the Roman province of Syria Palaestina rebelled againstthe rule of Constantius Gallus, Caesar of the Eastern Roman Empire.
1663The first theater named \ 'Royal \' opened at Drury Lane in London.
1697Stockholm's royal castle, dating back to the 13th century, was destroyed in a huge fire; the blueprint for the current royal palace was presented only a couple of weeks later.
1727Queen Katherine I of Russia ordered the Jews out of Ukraine.
1748French troops won Maastricht in the War of Austrian Succession.
1763Pontiac of the Ottawa Native American tribe led an attempt to seize Fort Detroit from the British, marking the start of Pontiac's War.
1763Chief Pontiac began the "Conspiracy of Pontic" by attacking British forces at Fort Detroit.
1771Samuel Hearn Discovered Canada's Copper Mean River
1775The Turkish state of Bukovina was separated from Austria.
1785French citizen John Pier François Blanshar crossed the English Channel with American citizen John Jeffridge in a balloon for the first time.
1794The Reign of Terror-Branded a traitor, French chemist Antoine Lavoisier, a former royal tax collector with the Ferme générale, was tried, convicted, and guillotined on the same day.
1794French Revolution: Maximilien Robespierre established the Cult of the Supreme Being as the new state religion of the French First Republic.
1824Ludwig van Beethoven's last complete symphony, the Symphony No. 9 in D minor, which incorporates part of Friedrich Schiller's poem 'Ode to Joy' in its fourth movement, premiered at the Kärntner to rtheater in Vienna.
1832Greece gained independence, Bavaria was elected emperor.
1832The Treaty of London made Greece an independent state, Otto of Wittelsbach, prince of Bavaria, was elected king. Thus began the history of modern Greece.
1861India's famous Bengali poet Rabindranath Tagore was born in Calcutta. Rabindranath Tagore is the first person in Asia to be awarded the Nobel Prize.
1864The world's oldest surviving clipper ship, the City of Adelaide Was launched by William Pile, Hay and Co. in Sunderland, England, for transporting passengers and goods between Britain and Australia.
1875The Treaty of St. Petersburg was signed between Japan and Russia.
1895Alexander Stepanovich Popov presented his radio receiver, refined as a lightning detector, to the Russian Physical and Chemical Society.
1907The first electric tram car was run in Bombay (present day Mumbai).
1920Treaty of Moscow was signed on May 7, 1920 between Soviet Russia and the Democratic Republic of Georgia in Moscow to grant Georgia de jure recognition of independence in exchange of the promise not to grant asylum on Georgian soil.
1920Polish–Soviet War: During the Kiev Offensive, Polish troops, with the help of a symbolic Ukrainian force, captured Kiev, only to be driven out by the Soviet Red Army counter-offensive a month later.
1934The Pearl of Lao Tzu, World’ largest pearl, was found on 7th May 1934 in the Palawan Sea, Philippines. Its diameter is 24 centimeters and weight is 6.4 kilograms, though it is not considered as gemstone pearl. It is also called as Pearl of Allah.
1934The Philippines received the largest size pearl in the world.
1940A debate in the British House of Commons began, and culminated in the replacement of Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain with Winston Churchill several days later.
1946Masaru Ibuka founded Tokyo Tsushin Kogyo (Tokyo Telecommunications Engineering Corporation) on May 7, 1946 with a total of eight employees. In today’s world this company is popularly known as Sony, ranked 105th in the Fortune 500 list of 2014.
1952Geoffrey W.A. Dummer presented the idea of integrated circuits on 7th May 7, 1952 in Washington, D.C to the public. Though he was the one who conceived the idea of IC failed to build such a circuit in 1956.
1960Cold War-Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev announced that his country was holding American pilot Francis Gary Powers, whose U-2 spyplane was shot down over the Soviet Union six days earlier.
1964Pacific Air Lines Flight 773 crashed on May 7, 1964 near San Ramon, California in the United States. It was the first case of Mass murder suicide in the history of United States. Francisco Paula Gonzales shot both the pilot and co-pilot before himself, all 44 passengers were killed in the crash.
1973Itanagar was made the new capital of Arunachal Pradesh.
1976Alexander Graham Bell received a patent for his invention, which he named \ 'Telephone \' Tel).
1986Patrick Morrow, Canadian photographer and mountain climber, became the first person to climb each of seven summits in the more difficult Carstensz-Version on 7th May 1986.
1998Daimler-Benz merged with United States based automobile manufacturer Chrysler Corporation on May 7, 1998 and formed DaimlerChrysler AG. 92% of Chrysler’s share was bought by Daimler-Benz AG and 8% remained independent.
2002China Northern Airlines Flight 6136 crashed into yellow sea on May 6, 2002 just after the pilot delivered his message ‘fire on board.’ All 112 people on board were killed including 9 crew members. It was the second crash involving PRC aircraft in less than a month.
2004NicK Berg, an American Businessman, was beheaded on May 7, 2004 by the militant jihadist group Muntada al-Ansar. The militant group posted a video titled ‘Abu Musab al-Zarawi slaughters an Americam’, which was about five and half minutes long, showing decapitation of him.
2007The tomb of Herod the Great was discovered by an Israeli Team of archaeologists on May 7, 2007. Herod the Great was a Roman client king of Judea who is known for his colossal building projects.
2007A team of Israeli archaeologists discovered the tomb of 1st century BC ruler of Judea Herod the Great.
2008Former Russian President Vladimir Putin was sworn in as the country's 10th President.
2008Dmitry Medvedev was sworn in as the third President of Russia.
2009Police in Napier, New Zealand, began a 40-hour siege of the home of a former New Zealand Army member who shot at officers during theroutine execution of a search warrant.
2010A team of researchers presented a complete draft sequence ofthe Neanderthal genome, demonstrating that today's modern humans haveNeanderthal ancestors.
2010Chile became the 31st member of the OECD.



Famous Birthdays of May 07 😀:

YearName / Profession / Country
1921Asa Briggs / Academic / United Kingdom
1939Ruggero Deodato / Actor / Italy
1987David Schlemko / Ice Hockey Player / Canada
1903Jimmy Ball / Sprinter / Canada
1939Sidney Altman / Academic / United States of America
1885George "Gabby" Hayes / Actor / United States of America
1916Huw Wheldon / Broadcaster / United Kingdom
1969Jun Falkenstein / Producer / United States of America
1946Michael Rosen / Poet / United Kingdom
1861Rabindranath Tagore / Poet / India
1922Darren McGavin / Actor / United States of America
1896Kathleen McKane Godfree / Tennis Player / United Kingdom
1957Kristina M. Johnson / Engineer / United States of America
1971Thomas Piketty / Economist / France
1997Daria Kasatkina / Tennis Player / Russia
1711David Hume / Historian / Scotland
1857William A. MacCorkle / Politician / United States of America
1976Michael P. Murphy / Soldier / United States of America
1955Pramod Muthu / Actor / India
1960Almudena Grandes / Author / Spain
1974Lawrence Johnson / Pole Vaulter / United States of America
1950John Dowling Coates / Lawyer / Australia
1913Simon Ramo / Engineer / United States of America
1986Matt Helders / Drummer / United Kingdom
1969Eagle-Eye Cherry / Singer / Sweden
1956Jean Lapierre / Politician / Canada
1931Gene Wolfe / Author / United States of America
1984James Loney / Baseball Player / United States of America
1740Nikolai Arkharov / Police Officer / Russia
1925Lauri Vaska / Academic / United States of America

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