On This Day

What Happened on September 5, 1910

Historical Events

  • Jack Coombs begins a record streak of 53 shutout innings

Famous Birthdays

  • Phiroz Palia, Indian cricket batsman (2 Tests; United Provinces), born in Mumbai, India (d. 1981)

Famous Deaths

  • Franz Xaver Haberl, German priest and musicologist (Magister choralis), dies at 70
  • Julian Edwards, American composer, dies at 54
1910 Highlights

About September 5, 1910

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

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