On This Day

What Happened on October 10, 1863

Historical Events

  • Skirmish at Blue Springs, Tennessee (166 casualties)

Famous Birthdays

  • Helen Dunbar, American actress (Fine Manners, Beyond the Rocks), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1933)
  • Louis Cyr, French Canadian strongman (lifting 500 pounds (227 kg) with one finger and backlifting 4,337 pounds (1,967 kg)), born in Quebec, Canada (d. 1912)
1863 Highlights

About October 10, 1863

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 158 years, 1 month and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra