On This Day: July 07th
This is 189th day of the year and 177 days remain in the year.
Twenty-five years after her execution, Pope Calixtus III annulled the heresy charges brought against Joan of Arc.
The United States annexed Hawaii.
Mother Frances Xavier Cabrini, who directed the establishment of hospitals, orphanages, nurseries, and schools in the U.S. and Latin America, became the first U.S. citizen to be canonized.
Italian-born Mother Frances Xavier Cabrini was canonized, becoming the first American saint.
An Elvis Presley recording was played on the radio for the first time.
52 people were killed and hundreds injured in London when terrorists bombed subways and a bus.
July 07 BirthdaysSatchel Paige(Leroy Paige), 1906–82, American baseball player, born in Mobile, Alabama.
Gustav Mahlercomposer, conductor
Michelle Kwanfigure skater
Robert A. Heinleinscience-fiction writer
Pierre Cardinfashion designer