What Happened on May 31, 1910

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Cape of Good Hope becomes part of Union of South Africa
  • Glenn Curtiss flies from Albany to NYC
  • Union of South Africa declares its independence from the United Kingdom

Famous Birthdays

  • Francis Avery Jones, British gastro-enterologist

Famous Deaths

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Elizabeth Blackwell, 1st woman physician, dies at 89