On This Day

What Happened on May 7, 1931

Famous Birthdays

  • Gene Wolfe, American sci-fi author (Soldier of Arete), born in NYC, New York
  • Nel Ginjaar-Maas, Dutch under-secretary of Education (VVD), born in Rotterdam, Netherlands (d. 2012)
  • Teresa Brewer, American pop and jazz singer ("Put Another Nickel In"), born in Toledo, Ohio (d. 2007)
1931 Highlights

About May 7, 1931

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 5 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Taurus