On This Day

What Happened on May 7, 1847

Historical Events

  • American Medical Association organizes (Philadelphia)

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestArchibald Primrose

Archibald Primrose, 5th Earl of Rosebery, British Prime Minister (Liberal: 1894-95), born in London (d. 1929)

British Prime Minister Archibald Primrose
British Prime Minister
Archibald Primrose

1847 Highlights

About May 7, 1847

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 173 years, 5 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus