What Happened on May 7, 1896

Famous Birthdays

  • Pavel Sergeevich Aleksandrov, Russian mathematician (topology), born in Moscow, Russia (d. 1982)

Famous Deaths

H. H. HolmesH. H. Holmes (1861-1896)

American serial killer associated with 27 deaths, executed by hanging at 34

1896 Highlights

About May 7, 1896

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 126 years, 8 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus