What Happened on May 7, 1961

Historical Events

  • "Young Abe Lincoln" closes at Eugene O'Neill NYC after 27 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Phil "Wizzö" Campbell, Welsh rock musician (Motörhead), born in Pontypridd, Wales
Born in 1961
1961 Highlights

About May 7, 1961

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 62 years and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Taurus

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Runaway - Del Shannon
  • UK #1 Song: Blue Moon - Marcels