On This Day

What Happened on February 10, 1908

Historical Events

Boxing Title Fight

Canadian world heavyweight boxing champion Tommy Burns KOs Englishman Jack Palmer in round 4 in London in his 8th title defence

Famous Birthdays

  • Jean Coulthard, Canadian composer, and music educator, born in Vancouver, British Columbia (d. 2000)

Famous Deaths

  • Mustafa Kamil Pasha, Egyptian lawyer, journalist, Nationalist and a founder of Egyptian National Party, dies at 33
1908 Highlights

About February 10, 1908

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 113 years, 9 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aquarius