What Happened on September 7, 1907

Historical Events

  • Adolph Sutro's ornate Cliff House in San Francisco destroyed by fire
  • Ocean liner RMS Lusitania begins her maiden voyage sailing from Liverpool to New York City

Famous Birthdays

  • Ahmet Adnan Saygun, Turkish composer, born in ─░zmir, Ottoman Empire (d. 1991)
Born in 1907

Famous Deaths

  • Sully Prudhomme, French poet (Poesies, first Nobel Prize for Literature 1901), dies at 68

About September 7, 1907

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 116 years and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Virgo