What Happened On 7th May 1999 In History
May 7th (1999) was a Friday. It's the 127th day of the year (128th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 238 days left to the end of the year.
Historical Events for 7th May, 1999
- » Pope John Paul II travels to Romania becoming the first pope to visit a predominantly Eastern Orthodox Church e.g Eastern Orthodox country since the East-West Schism or Great Schism in 1054.
- » In Guinea-Bissau, President João Bernardo Vieira is ousted in a military coup.
Famous Birthdays on May 7 in 1999
- » Masaki Sato, Japanese singer (Morning Musume)
May 7th Holidays in History
- » Christian Feast Day:
- » Gisela of Hungary
- » Acacius of Byzantium
- » Agostino Roscelli
- » Harriet Starr Cannon (Episcopal Church (USA))
- » Flavia Domitilla (saint) e.g Flavia Domitilla
- » John of Beverley
- » Stanislaus of Szczepanów e.g Stanislaus (Roman martyrology)
- » May 7 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- » Public holidays in Kazakhstan known as Defender of the Fatherland Day (Kazakhstan)
- » Public holidays in Vietnam known as Dien Bien Phu Victory Day (Vietnam)
Year 1999 historical events for the month of May