On This Day

What Happened on June 10, 1899

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Improved Benevolent & Protective Order of Elks forms in Cincinnati

Famous Birthdays

  • Raoul Salan, French Army general and leader of OAS; Secret Army Organization (Algeria), born in Roquecourbe, France (d. 1984)

Famous Deaths

  • Ernest Chausson, French composer (Solitude dance le bois), dies at 44