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 This day in History - May 7
388 Historic Events for May 7
1929

Joseph "Top Toad" Giunta, US gangster, murdered by Al Capone

Death
1929

Dick Williams, baseball player, manager (including Seattle 1986-87)

Birth
1929

John Scalise, US gangster, murdered by Al Capone

Death
1930

Aviard Gavrilovich Fastovets, Russia, cosmonaut

Birth
1930

Horst Bienek, German poet

Birth
1930

Duleepsinhji scores 333 for Sussex v Northants in 330 mins

Event
1931

Gene [Rodman] Wolfe, US, sci-fi author (Soldier of Arete)

Birth
1931

Nel J Ginjaar-Maas, Dutch under-secretary of Education (VVD)

Birth
1931

Teresa Brewer, Toledo Ohio, singer (Put Another Nickel In)

Birth
1932

Hans Boskamp, [Johan HG Hoelscher], actor/producer (Oh My Papa)

Birth
1932

58th Kentucky Derby: Eugene James aboard Burgoo King wins in 2:05.2

Event
1932

Albert Thomas, French social minister of Weapon production, dies

Death
1933

Johnny Unitas, NFL QB (Balt Colts, San Diego); one of the greats

Birth
1934

Heinz Marti, composer

Birth
1934

Donald Russell Holler, composer

Birth
1934

Willard Scott, weatherman (Today)

Birth
1934

Ben Smith, Atlanta GA, PGA golfer (Ralphs Senior Classic-4th)

Birth
1934

Pulitzer prize awarded to Sidney Kingsley (Men in White)

Event
1934

Neth Princess Juliana opens Juliana Canal

Event
1934

Part of Khabarovsk becomes a Jewish Autnomous Region

Event
1934

Edward Naylor, composer, dies at 67

Death
1934

World's largest pearl (6.4 kg) found at Palawan, Philippines

Event
1935

Kevin O'Connor, Honolulu Hawaii, actor (Bogie, Special Effects)

Birth
1936

Cornelius Cardew, composer

Birth
1938

64th Kentucky Derby: Eddie Arcaro aboard Lawrin wins in 2:04.8

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