On This Day

What Happened on July 9, 1910

Historical Events

  • Walter Brookins, flying a Wright biplane over Atlantic City, New Jersey, becomes 1st to fly an airplane to an altitude of 1 mile (actually reaching 6,175 feet or 1.169 miles) [1]

Famous Birthdays

  • Harold Fox, American fashion designer and musician (d. 1996)
1910 Highlights

About July 9, 1910

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 111 years and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Cancer