On This Day

What Happened on October 20, 1910

Historical Events

  • 1st appearance of cork centered baseball in World Series
  • Soccer team KFC forms in Alkmaar
  • The hull of the RMS Olympic, sister-ship to the ill-fated RMS Titanic, is launched from the Harland and Wolff shipyard in Belfast, Ireland.

Famous Deaths

  • David B. Hill, American politician and Governor of New York (1885-91), dies at 67
1910 Highlights

About October 20, 1910

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 110 years, 1 month and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Libra