On This Day

What Happened on July 10, 1884

Historical Events

  • 1st Test Cricket to be played at Old Trafford 1st day washed out

Famous Deaths

Person of interestPaul Morphy

Paul Morphy, American chess player considered the greatest of his era (1857-61), dies at 47

Chess Player Paul Morphy
Chess Player
Paul Morphy
1884 Highlights

About July 10, 1884

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 137 years, 3 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer