May 7

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened throughout history on May 7. From 1900 until now. May 7 is under the sign of Taurus. Famous birthdays on this day include Traci Lords (1968), April Wilkner (1980) and Gary Cooper (1901). Several movies were released around May 7 over the years, such as My Night at Maud's in 1969 directed by Éric Rohmer and The Scarlet Empress in 1934 directed by Josef von Sternberg.
But much more happened on May 7 over the years: find out below

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Which were the most popular Movies released around May 7 over the years?

My Night at Maud's

Release year: 1969

Directed by: Éric Rohmer

Starring: Jean-Louis Trintignant, Françoise Fabian, Marie-Christine Barrault, Antoine Vitez

Country: United States of America

The Scarlet Empress

Release year: 1934

Directed by: Josef von Sternberg

Starring: Marlene Dietrich, John Lodge, Sam Jaffe, Louise Dresser

Country: United States of America

Only Angels Have Wings

Release year: 1939

Directed by: Howard Hawks

Starring: Cary Grant, Jean Arthur, Rita Hayworth, Richard Barthelmess

Country: United States of America

Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom

Release year: 1984

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Starring: Harrison Ford, Kate Capshaw, Jonathan Ke Quan, Amrish Puri

Country: United States of America

The Crow

Release year: 1994

Directed by: Alex Proyas

Starring: Brandon Lee, Michael Wincott, Rochelle Davis, Ernie Hudson

Country: United States of America


Historical Events

Which were the important events of May 7?


  • USA - National Masturbation Day (Declared by Good_Vibrations_(sex_toy_business)) Now in its 11th year - [1][2][3][4][5]
  • Blessed Gisela (died 1060)
  • Saint Domitian of Huy, apostle of the Meuse valley
  • Bulgaria - Radio and Television Day (see above)
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  • 2019 Second Libyan Civil War, 2019 Western Libya offensive: The Libyan National Army shoots down a pro-GNA Mirage F1 fighter jet over Tripoli, capturing its pilot, claimed to be Portuguese, though the Portuguese Ministry of Foreign Affairs couldn't confirm his identity. Pictures released by the LNA's media office show the wounded pilot flanked by LNA officials. (The Independent) (The Telegraph)
  • 2018 Yemeni Civil War (2015–present): Airstrikes by the Saudi-led coalition destroy the Presidential Palace in Sana'a, Yemen, with at least six killed and 30 injuries reported, coalition officials claim they had targeted high-ranking Houthi officials. (Yahoo! News)
  • 2017 At least 11 people are dead after a bus and truck collide in Vietnam's Gia Lai province. (The Straits Times)
  • 2016 War in Afghanistan (2001–present): Resolute Support Mission: Two Romanian soldiers are killed along with assailants in an insider attack in Afghanistan. (Washington Post)
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Which were the most popular books released around May 7 over the years?

Times To Remember

Year: 1974

By: Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy

A fascinating chronicle of eight decades rich in history, drama, and courage, the new edition of Rose Kennedy's bestselling memoir is introduced by a moving tribute from her children


Year: 1996

By: John Darnton

When a paleoanthropologist mysteriously disappears in the remote upper regions of the Pamir Mountains in Tajikistan, two of his former students, once lovers and now competitors, set off in search of

In Harm'S Way

Year: 2001

By: Doug Stanton

Now available for the first time in trade paperback, the bestselling account of America's worst naval disaster--and of the heroism of the men who, against all odds, survivedOn July 30, 1945,

Breaking Dawn

Year: 2009

By: Stephenie Meyer

When you loved the one who was killing you, it left you no options. How could you run, how could you fight, when doing so would hurt that beloved one? If your life was all you had to give, how …

Madame Sarah

Year: 1967

By: Cornelia Otis Skinner

1966 - 2nd Edition - Houghton Mifflin - Hard Cover - Madame Sarah : Sarah Bernhardt - By Cornelia Otis Skinner - 24 pages of photos - Clean copy - Good-Vg

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