What Happened on May 7, 1915

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • RMS Lusitania sunk by German submarine off the southern coast of Ireland; 1198 lives lost

Famous Deaths

  • Alfred G Vanderbilt, US millionaire, dies aboard Lusitania
  • Alfred Scott Witherbee Jr, US Lusitania officer, dies
  • Charles Frohman, dies aboard Lusitania