On This Day

May 7, 1861 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Riot occurs between prosecessionist & Union supporters in Knoxville TN

Birthdays in History


Person of interestRabindranath Tagore

Rabindranath Tagore, Indian philosopher, poet, writer (Nobel Prize for Literature 1913), born in Calcutta, British India (d. 1941)