What Happened in 1910

Important Events

  • Feb 25 Dalai Lama flees Tibet for British India to escape Chinese troops
  • Apr 28 First night air flight by Claude Grahame-White in England
  • May 31 Union of South Africa declares its independence from the United Kingdom
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1910 in Film & TV

  • Nov 12 1st possible movie stunt: man jumps into the Hudson river from a burning balloon

1910 in Music

  • Sep 12 Gustav Mahler's 8th Symphony premieres in Munich with 1028 musicians

1910 in Sport

  • Nov 22 Arthur Knight patents steel shaft golf clubs

Did You Know?

Baroness Raymonde de Laroche of Paris becomes the 1st ever licensed female pilot

On March 8, 1910

World Leaders in 1910

Famous People in 1910

Would You Believe?

United States' 1st known female cop appointed, Alice Stebbins Wells by LAPD

On September 12, 1910

Famous Weddings

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