What Happened on October 9, 1890

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "Red-Headed League"

Famous Birthdays

  • Aimee Semple McPherson, Canadian-American evangelist (Pentecostal), born in South-West Oxford, Canada (d. 1944)
  • Alfred Swan, Russian composer, born in St. Petersburg, Russia (d. 1970)
  • Janis Medins, Latvian composer, born in Riga, Latvia (d. 1966)