On This Day

What Happened on April 10, 1880

Famous Birthdays

  • Frances Perkins, American politician and 1st woman to hold cabinet-level position (Labor 1933-45), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1965)
  • Mohammed Nadir Shah, King of Afghanistan (1929-33), born in Dehra Dun, British India (d. 1933)
  • Montague Summers, English clergyman and writer (Malleus Maleficarum), born in Clifton, Bristol, England (d. 1948)
1880 Highlights

About April 10, 1880

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 140 years, 6 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aries