On This Day

What Happened on May 29, 1910

Historical Events

  • Pope Pius X's encyclical on Editae Saepe, against church reformers

Famous Birthdays

  • Ralph Metcalfe, American athlete, politician (Rep-D-Ill; joint world record 100m, Olympic gold 4x100m relay 1936), born in Atlanta, Georgia (d. 1978)

Famous Deaths

  • Mily Balakirev, Russian pianist and composer (Islamej; Tamara), dies at 73
1910 Highlights

About May 29, 1910

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 3 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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