On This Day

What Happened on May 7, 2019

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Denver is the first US city to decriminalize psilocybin "magic mushrooms"
  • Hackers seize control of the computer system of the US city of Baltimore, demanding a ransom in Bitcoins to unlock them
  • Turkish electoral body decides to re-run the Istanbul mayoral election, won by the opposition, amid worldwide criticism
  • Venezuela's Congress strips opposition lawmakers of immunity and accuses them of treason