On This Day

What Happened on April 20, 1910

Historical Events

  • Cleveland Naps Addie Joss 2nd no-hitter, beats Chicago, 1-0
  • Halley's Comet passes 29th recorded perihelion at 87.9 million km

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert F. Wagner Jr., Mayor of New York City (Democrat: 1954-65), born in NYC, New York (d. 1991)

Famous Deaths

  • Samuel Gibbs French, American Major General (Confederate Army), dies at 91
1910 Highlights

About April 20, 1910

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 110 years, 7 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Taurus