On This Day

What Happened on May 7, 1895

Historical Events

  • Russian scientist Alexander Stepanovich Popov demonstrates to the Russian Physical and Chemical Society his invention - the world's first radio receiver in St. Petersberg. Celebrated as Radio Day in Russia.
1895 Highlights

About May 7, 1895

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 126 years, 8 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus