What Happened on July 5, 1907

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Australian Norman Brookes becomes the first non-Englishman and left-hander to win Wimbledon beating Arthur Gore 6-4, 6-2, 6-2
  • Wimbledon Women's Tennis: American May Sutton avenges previous year's defeat, beating Dorothea Chambers 6-1, 6-4

Famous Deaths

  • Maria Anna Mahler, Gustav Mahler's eldest daughter, dies at 5