On This Day

What Happened on October 2, 1910

Historical Events

  • 1st 2 aircraft collision (Milan Italy)
  • Henry Wijnmalen flies to 2,800m altitude (world record)

Famous Birthdays

  • William C. Fownes Jr, American golfer and administrator (US Amateur C'ship 1910; President US Golf Ass'n 1926-27), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 1950)
1910 Highlights

About October 2, 1910

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 110 years, 1 month and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Libra