On This Day

What Happened on September 10, 1896

Famous Birthdays

  • Adele Astaire [Lady Charles Cavendish], American dancer and entertainer, sister of Fred Astaire (Last Man on Earth; Millie), born in Omaha, Nebraska (d. 1981)
  • Robert Taschereau, Canadian judge and politician (d. 1970)
  • Ye Ting, Chinese military leader (d. 1946)
1896 Highlights

About September 10, 1896

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 125 years, 2 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo