On This Day

What Happened on May 10, 1879

Historical Events

  • Meteor falls near Estherville, Iowa

Famous Birthdays

  • Symon Petliura, Ukrainian socialist leader (pogroms), born in Poltava, Ukraine, Russian Empire (d. 1926)
1879 Highlights

About May 10, 1879

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 142 years, 5 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus