What Happened on December 19, 1910

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

Jean Genet, French novelist (The Thief's Journal, Our Lady of the Flowers) and playwright (The Balcony, The Maids), born in Paris (d. 1986)

  • Jose Lezama Lima, poet/novelist, born in Havana, Cuba
1910 Highlights

About December 19, 1910

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 9 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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