1910 in History (Part 3)

Events in History


Birthdays in History

Birthdays 201 - 246 of 246

  • Oct 9 Donald Coggan, English archbishop of York/Canterbury (Glory of God)
  • Oct 10 Price Daniel, (Gov/Sen-D-Texas)
  • Oct 11 Francis James Claude Piggott, soldier
  • Oct 11 Joseph Alsop, political newspaper columnist (Men Around the President)
  • Oct 12 Robert Fitzgerald, American poet and translator (d. 1985)
  • Oct 14 Jef Keuleers, Belgian worker's union leader
  • Oct 19 Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar, India, astrophysicist (Nobel 1983)
  • Oct 25 William Higinbotham, American physicist (d. 1994)
  • Oct 26 John "Cardinal" Krol, former archbishop (Philadelphia)
  • Oct 27 Bryan Guinness, 2nd Baron Moyne and Guinness brewing heir (d. 1992)
  • Oct 29 Alfred J Ayer, England, Neopositivist philosopher/logician
  • Oct 30 Miguel Hernadez Gilabert, Spain, poet (Viento del Pueblo)
  • Nov 2 Fouad Serageddin, Egyptian politician (d. 1999)
  • Nov 11 Arnold D W Tilanus, Dutch MP (CHU)
  • Nov 11 Yisrael Eldad, British extremist politician

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Nov 11 Raemer Schreiber, American physicist (Manhattan Project) who helped develop the first atomic bomb during World War II and prepared the Fat Man bomb that was used in the bombing of Nagasaki, born in McMinnville, Oregon (d. 1998)

Physicist Raemer Schreiber
Physicist
Raemer Schreiber
  • Nov 13 William Bradford Huie, American writer and publisher (d. 1986)
  • Nov 14 Eric Lawson Malpass, writer
  • Nov 14 Norman MacCaig, Scottish poet, born in Edinburgh (d. 1996)
  • Nov 18 Friedrich Weinreb, Polish/Neth theologist/economist
  • Nov 19 Adrian Conan Doyle, son of Arthur Conan Doyle (d. 1970)
  • Nov 20 Pauli Murray, famous African
  • Nov 20 Willem Jacob van Stockum, Dutch physicist (d. 1944)
  • Nov 25 Leon Poliakov, historian
  • Dec 1 Dame Alicia Markova, ballerina and choreographer (Diaghilev's Ballet Russe 1925-32), born in London, England
  • Dec 1 Louis Slotin, Winnipeg Manitoba, Canadian Physicist and Chemist (Manhattan Project, Los Alamos) who assembled the plutonium core for 'Trinity', the first detonated atomic device
  • Dec 2 Russell Lynes, American art historian, photographer, author and managing editor of Harper's Magazine (d. 1991)
  • Dec 3 Robert Arthur Hughes, missionary/surgeon
  • Dec 4 Ramaswamy Venkataraman, president of India (1987-92)
  • Dec 5 Abraham L Polonsky, US writer/director (Tell them Willie Boy is Here)
  • Dec 9 Dick Elffers, Dutch graphic artist/painter (Holland Festival)
  • Dec 9 Stephen Jurika Jr, US pilot/capt (WW II, Santa Cruz, Navy Cross)
  • Dec 11 Robert Grieve, civil servant
  • Dec 13 Charles Alfred Coulson, British Chemist (theoretical), born in Dudley, England
  • Dec 19 Jean Genet, criminal/novelist/dramatist (The Blacks), born in Paris, France
  • Dec 19 Jose Lezama Lima, poet/novelist, born in Havana, Cuba
  • Dec 23 Kurt Meyer, German SS officer (d. 1961)
  • Dec 24 Fritz [Reuter] Leiber Jr, US, sci-fi author (Bazaar of the Bizarre)
  • Dec 24 Max Miedinger, typeface designer, famous for creating Helvetica in 1957 (d. 1980)
  • Dec 24 William "Bill" Pickering, NASA scientist (JPL), born in Wellington, New Zealand (d. 2004)
  • Dec 26 Lucy Faithfull, children's campaigner
  • Dec 27 Jack Massey, groundsman
  • Dec 27 Charles Olson, American poet (d. 1970)
  • Dec 29 Ronald Coase, British economist, Nobel Prize laureate
  • Dec 30 Herman van der Horst, Dutch cinematographer (Faja Lobbi)
  • Dec 30 Paul Bowles, writer (The Shelting Sky), born in Queens, New York City (d. 1999)

Weddings in History


Deaths in History