What Happened on May 7, 1941

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • British House of Commons votes for Churchill (477-3)
  • Cornerstone of B of A building at 300 Montgomery laid

Music releaseMusic Recording

Glenn Miller records "Chattanooga Choo Choo" for RCA

Big Band Leader and Jazz Composer Glenn Miller
Big Band Leader and Jazz Composer
Glenn Miller

Famous Birthdays

  • Grahame Bilby, cricketer (two Tests NZ v England 1966)

Famous Deaths

  • David Wijnkoop, revolutionary socialist, dies
  • Sir James George Frazer, Scottish anthropologist (b. 1854)