What Happened on March 10, 1896

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • After Bob Fitzsimmons KOs much larger Jim Corbett to win world Heavyweight championship he says, "The bigger they are, the harder they fall"
  • Bronx acquires O'Brien Square

Famous Birthdays

  • Harry Krimer, French actor ( Napoleon, Les vagabonds magnifiques, La course du flambeau), born in Paris, France (d. 1991)
  • Nancy Cunard, British writer and activist, born in London (d. 1965)