On This Day

What Happened on February 10, 1913

Historical Events

  • Edward Sheldon's "Romance" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Douglas Slocombe, British cinematographer (Kind Hearts and Coronets, Raiders of the Lost Ark), born in London (d. 2016)
  • Philippa Bevans, British actress (Notorious Landlady, World of Henry Orient), born in London, England (d. 1968)
  • Ragnhild Marie Hatton, Norwegian historian, born in Bergen, Norway (d. 1995)

Famous Deaths

  • Konstantinos Tsiklitiras, Greek athlete (Olympic gold standing long jump, bronze high jump 1912, 2 x silver 1908), dies from meningitis at 24
1913 Highlights

About February 10, 1913

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 107 years, 5 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aquarius