May 7 in history: First inaugural ball for George Washington and much more

From the first inaugural ball for George Washington to the launch of NASA's space shuttle Endeavour, we've got it all covered.

Let's dive in today's history!

1789

US hosts first inaugural ball in New York for President George Washington.

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1902

Mount Pelée begins to erupt, burying city of Saint Pierre.

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1907

First Electric Tram service commences in Bombay, India.

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1945

Germany surrenders unconditionally to the Allies at Reims.

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1992

NASA launches space shuttle Endeavour from Kennedy Space Center.

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