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Born on Sunday May 7, 1758
Died on Sunday May 7, 1758



Born on May 7

Died on May 7

Names that were popular for boys in 1758
  1. Jan
  2. Cornelis
  3. Hendrik
  4. Joannes
  5. Johannes
  6. Pieter
  7. Willem
  8. Jacob
  9. Petrus
  10. Gerrit
  11. Jean
  12. Dirk
  13. Jacobus
  14. John
  15. Adrianus
  16. Klaas
Names that were popular for girls in 1758
  1. Maria
  2. Anna
  3. Johanna
  4. Marie
  5. Elisabeth
  6. Catharina
  7. Cornelia
  8. Joanna
  9. Neeltje
  10. Trijntje
  11. Grietje
  12. Elizabeth
  13. Antje
  14. Aaltje
  15. Adriana
  16. Jannetje

Source: Wikipedia Historical events 1758
  • Erfstadhouder Prins Willem V (Willem Batavus) (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1751 till 1795 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden)
  • Regentes Anna (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1751 till 1759 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden)
  • April 28 » The Marathas defeat the Afghans in the Battle of Attock and capture the city.
  • May 21 » Ten-year-old Mary Campbell is abducted in Pennsylvania by Lenape during the French and Indian War. She is returned six and a half years later.
  • June 12 » French and Indian War: Siege of Louisbourg: James Wolfe's attack at Louisbourg, Nova Scotia, commences.
  • July 8 » French forces hold Fort Carillon against the British at Ticonderoga, New York.
  • December 13 » The English transport ship Duke William sinks in the North Atlantic, killing over 360 people.
  • December 25 » Halley's Comet is sighted by Johann Georg Palitzsch, confirming Edmund Halley's prediction of its passage. This was the first passage of a comet predicted ahead of time.
Weather May 7, 1758

The temperature on May 7, 1758 was about 22.0 °C. Wind direction mainly east-northeast. Weather type: betrokken.

Source: KNMI