What Happened on January 10, 1890

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Edward Macdowell's "Lancelot & Elaine," premieres
  • Pope Leo XIII publishes encyclical Sapientiae Christianae

Famous Birthdays

  • Douglas MacLean, silent film comedian/producer (Going Up), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Ernest Milton, actor (Cat Girl, Fiddler's Three), born in San Francisco, California
  • Grigory Landsberg, Russian physicist (d. 1957)