On This Day

What Happened on August 20, 1910

Historical Events

  • US supported opposition brings down Madriz in Nicaragua

Famous Birthdays

  • Eero Saarinen, Finnish-American architect (IBM Building, MIT Chapel), born in Kirkkonummi, Finland (d. 1961)

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur Coquard, French composer, dies at 64
1910 Highlights

About August 20, 1910

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 3 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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