What Happened on August 10, 1896

Famous Deaths

  • Otto Lilienthal, German aircraft pioneer (explored winged flight through gliders), dies falling to his death from his glider at 48
1896 Highlights

About August 10, 1896

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 127 years, 1 month and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo