What Happened on May 7, 1942

Historical Events

  • Battle of Coral Sea ends stopping Japanese expansion
  • Nazi decree orders all Jewish pregnant women of Kovno Ghetto executed

Famous Deaths

  • Felix Paul von Weingartner, Austria conductor and composer, dies at 79
1942 Highlights

About May 7, 1942

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 80 years, 4 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Taurus