On This Day

What Happened on May 11, 2007

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Pope Benedict XVI canonizes the first Brazilian-born saint, Frei Galv√£o

265th Pope Benedict XVI
265th Pope
Benedict XVI

Famous Deaths

  • Bernard Gordon, blacklisted American author (b. 1918)
  • Malietoa Tanumafili II, Sovereign Ruler of Samoa (b. 1913)