On This Day

What Happened on October 10, 1909

Famous Birthdays

  • Florida Friebus, American actress (Dobie Gillis' mom, Bob Newhart Show), born in Auburndale, Massachusetts (d. 1988)
  • Luc van Brabant, Flemish writer and erotic poet, born in Lokoren, Belgium (d. 1977)
  • Robert F. Boyle, American production designer and art director, born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2010)
1909 Highlights

About October 10, 1909

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 1 month and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra