On This Day

What Happened on May 7, 1862

Historical Events

  • Battle of West Point, Virginia (Eltham's Landing, Barnhamsville)
  • Much of Enschede, Netherlands, destroyed by fire
1862 Highlights

About May 7, 1862

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 159 years, 5 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus