On This Day

What Happened on October 17, 1910

Famous Deaths

  • Julia Ward Howe, American poet and author (Battle Hymn of the Republic), dies at 91
  • Julie Ward Howe, American poet and author, dies of pneumonia at 91
  • Sergey Muromtsev, Russian lawyer, politician and President of the First Imperial Duma, dies at 60
  • William V Moody, American poet (Sabine Woman, Great Divide), dies
1910 Highlights

About October 17, 1910

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 1 month and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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