News and Events of 1907
- Fall of the stock market sparks financial panic across the U.S.
- Oklahoma becomes the country's 46th state.
2.8%Cost of a first-class stamp:
Chicago Cubs d. Detroit (4-0-1)
Kenora Thistles/Montreal Wanderers
May Sutton d. D. Chambers (6-1 6-4)Men:
Norman Brookes d. A. Gore (64 62 62)
Kentucky Derby Champion
NCAA Football Champions
- Florenz Ziegfeld introduces his Ziegfeld Follies, the legendary musical extravaganzas.
Nobel Prizes in Science
Chemistry: Eduard Buchner (Germany), discovery of cell-less fermentation and investigations in biological chemistry
Physics: Albert A. Michelson (US), for spectroscopic and metrologic investigations
Physiology or Medicine: Charles L. A. Laveran (France), for work with protozoa in the generation of disease