What Happened on May 7, 1932

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 58th Kentucky Derby: Eugene James aboard Burgoo King wins in 2:05.2

Famous Birthdays

  • Derek Taylor, English publicist for the Beatles, born in Liverpool, Merseyside (d. 1997)
  • Hans Boskamp [Johannes Hendricus Gerardus Hoelscher], Dutch actor and producer (Oh My Papa), born in Rotterdam, Netherlands (d. 2011)

Famous Deaths

  • Albert Thomas, French socialist politician (Minister of Armament WW1), dies at 53