On This Day

What Happened on April 2, 1910

Famous Birthdays

  • Arnie Herber, American NFL quarterback (Green Bay Packers, NY Giants), born in Green Bay, Wisconsin (d. 1969)
  • Irene Mayer Selznick, American socialite and theatrical producer (Street Car Named Desire), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1990)
  • Joeri German, Russian writer
  • Paul Triquet, Canadian military officer, born in Cabano, Quebec (d. 1980)

Famous Deaths

  • Boyd Alexander, English explorer (Niger to the Nile), murdered at 37
  • Friedrich von Bodelschwingh, German theologist, dies at 79
1910 Highlights

About April 2, 1910

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 110 years, 7 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aries