Historical Events on March 10, 1896

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • After Bob Fitzsimmons KOs much larger Jim Corbett to win world Heavyweight championship he says, "The bigger they are, the harder they fall"
  • Bronx acquires O'Brien Square
  • Charilaos Vasilakos of Greece wins 1st modern marathon in 3:18 [OS]