On This Day

What Happened on October 10, 1911

Historical Events

Historic Event

Robert Borden becomes the 8th Prime Minister of Canada

8th Prime Minister of Canada Robert Borden
8th Prime Minister of Canada
Robert Borden

Historic Event

Sun Yat-sen's revolutionaries overthrow Manchus (Taiwan National Day)

Father of Modern China Sun Yat-sen
Father of Modern China
Sun Yat-sen
  • The KCR East Rail commences service between Kowloon and Canton.

Famous Birthdays

Clare Hollingworth

Clare Hollingworth, British war correspondent who was the first to report on the outbreak of WWII, born in Knighton, England (d. 2017)

Journalist Clare Hollingworth
Journalist
Clare Hollingworth
1911 Highlights

About October 10, 1911

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 110 years and 14 days
Leap Year: No

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