On This Day

What Happened on April 2, 1910

Famous Birthdays

  • Arnie Herber, American Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback (NFL C'ship 1930, 31, 36, 39; First-team All-Pro 1932, 35, 36; Green Bay Packers, NY Giants), born in Green Bay, Wisconsin (d. 1969)
  • Irene Mayer Selznick, American socialite and theatrical producer (Tennessee Williams' "A Streetcar 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? 111 years and 8 months
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aries