What Happened in 1907

Significant Events

  • Oct 17 Guglielmo Marconi's company begins the first commercial transatlantic wireless service between Glace Bay, Nova Scotia, Canada and Clifden, Ireland
  • Oct 22 Panic of 1907: A run on Knickerbocker Trust Company stock leads to US wide run on banks
More Historical Events

Did You Know?

Harry Houdini escapes from chains underwater at Aquatic Park in 57 seconds

On August 26, 1907

World Leaders in 1907

Famous People in 1907

Would You Believe?

1st cabs with taxi meters begin operating in London

On February 22, 1907

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