On This Day

What Happened on October 10, 1884

Famous Birthdays

  • Ferdinand Bordewijk, Dutch lawyer and writer (Bint), born in Amsterdam (d. 1965)
  • Ormy Pearse, South African cricketer (3 Tests for South Africa in Australia 1910-11), born in Pietermaritzberg, Natal (d. 1953)
1884 Highlights

About October 10, 1884

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 136 years, 11 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra