On This Day

What Happened on August 4, 1910

Historical Events

  • MLB pitching duel; Philadelphia A's Jack Coombs and White Sox Ed Walsh pitch a 0-0 tie in 16 innings

Famous Birthdays

  • Anita Page, American silent screen actress (Our Dancing Daughters), born in Flushing, Queens (d. 2008)
  • Hedda Sterne, Romanian born American artist , born in Bucharest, Romania (d. 2011)
  • William Schuman, American composer (Amer Festival Overture, Juilliard), born in NYC, New York (d. 1992)
1910 Highlights

About August 4, 1910

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 110 years and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Leo