On This Day

What Happened on December 19, 1910

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 1st US city ordinance requiring white & black residential areas in Baltimore
  • Rayon 1st commercially produced in Marcus Hook, Pennsylvania

Famous Birthdays

  • Jean Genet, criminal/novelist/dramatist (The Blacks), born in Paris, France
  • Jose Lezama Lima, poet/novelist, born in Havana, Cuba