What Happened on July 10, 1909

Famous Birthdays

  • Donald William Sinclair, co–proprietor of the Gleneagles Hotel and the inspiration for the character Basil Fawlty in Fawlty Towers (d. 1981)

Famous Deaths

  • Flooi Du Toit, South African cricket leg-spinner (Test for South Africa 1892), dies at 40
1909 Highlights

About July 10, 1909

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 113 years, 6 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Cancer