What Happened on October 10, 1906

Famous Birthdays

  • Leo Mathisen, Danish jazz pianist, composer, arranger, singer and bandleader, known as "The Lion" (Take It Easy; To Be Or Not To Be), born in Copenhagen, Denmark (d. 1969)
  • Paul Creston [Giuseppe Guttoveggio], Italian-American composer (Zanoni), educator, and music theorist (Creative Harmony), born in NYC, New York (d. 1985)

R.K. NarayanR.K. Narayan (1906-2001)

Indian novelist (Malguidi Days), born in Madras

Born in 1906
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About October 10, 1906

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 116 years, 5 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Libra