On This Day

What Happened on November 10, 1891

Historical Events

  • 1st Women's Christian Temperance Union meeting held (in Boston)
  • Granville T Woods patents electric railway

Famous Birthdays

  • Carl W. Stalling, American film composer (Disney's Silly Symphonies; Warner Brothers Cartoons), born in Lexington, Missouri (d. 1972)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestArthur Rimbaud

Arthur Rimbaud, French poet and arms merchant (Saison en Enfer), dies of a bone cancer at 37


1891 Highlights

About November 10, 1891

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 129 years and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio