What Happened on August 10, 1911

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Parliament Act reduces power of UK's House of Lords
  • The UK House of Commons votes on a salary - of £400 annually - for its members

Famous Birthdays

  • A. N. Sherwin-White, English historian (d. 1993)

Famous Deaths

  • Carl Christian Lumbye, composer, dies at 70