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
  • Glenn Miller records "Chattanooga Choo Choo" for RCA

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)