On This Day

What Happened on May 10, 1897

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Dalton Parry Conyngham, cricketer (one Test South Africa v England 1923)
  • Einar Gerhardsen, Prime minister of Norway (d. 1987)
  • Ewart Maurice Levy, 2nd Baronet

Famous Deaths

  • AndrĂ©s Bonifacio, Filipino revolutionary leader of 1896 Philippine revolt against Spain, dies at 33
  • William Thomas Best, English organist and composer, dies at 70