On This Day

What Happened on January 10, 1870

Historical Events

  • Georgia legislature reconvenes

Event of interestEvent of Interest

John D. Rockefeller incorporates Standard Oil

Oil Industrialist John D. Rockefeller
Oil Industrialist
John D. Rockefeller

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Deputy sheriff Wyatt Earp (21) weds Urilla Sutherland in Lamar, Texas

Frontier lawman Wyatt Earp
Frontier lawman
Wyatt Earp

1870 Highlights

About January 10, 1870

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 150 years, 10 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn