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

1907 in Sport

  • Dec 2 English Professional Football Players' Association forms

Did You Know?

In Haverhill, Massachusetts, scrap-metal dealer Louis B. Mayer opens his first movie theater

On November 28, 1907


World Leaders in 1907

Famous People in 1907

Would You Believe?

George Dennett, aided by Gilbert Jessop, dismisses Northamptonshire for 12 runs, the lowest total in first-class cricket

On June 11, 1907

Famous Weddings