On This Day

What Happened on May 4, 1910

Historical Events

  • Canadian Currency Act, 1910, receives Royal Assent

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Wilfrid Laurier passes the Naval Service Act, which creates the Royal Canadian Navy

Prime Minister of Canada Wilfrid Laurier
Prime Minister of Canada
Wilfrid Laurier

Famous Birthdays

  • Mady Alfredo [Maria De Brieder], Flemish actress (Alicia), born in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands (d. 1989)
1910 Highlights

About May 4, 1910

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 110 years, 5 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Taurus