On This Day

What Happened on May 7, 1885

Historical Events

  • John E W Thompson named US minister to Haiti

Famous Birthdays

  • George "Gabby" Hayes, American actor (In Old Santa Fe, El Paso), born in Wellesvile, New York (d. 1969)
1885 Highlights

About May 7, 1885

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 136 years, 5 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus