On This Day

What Happened on February 10, 1890

Historical Events

  • Around 11 million acres ceded to US by Sioux Indians, then opened for settlement

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestBoris Pasternak

Boris Pasternak, Russian novelist and poet (Doctor Zhivago, Nobel 1958), born in Moscow, Russia (d. 1960)

Novelist & Poet Boris Pasternak
Novelist & Poet
Boris Pasternak
  • Cor Ruys, Dutch actor (Princess Stage, The Cross-Patch), born in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands (d. 1952)
  • Fanny Kaplan, failed assassin of Vladimir Lenin (d. 1918)
1890 Highlights

About February 10, 1890

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 131 years, 5 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius