On This Day

What Happened on May 10, 1916

Historical Events

  • Historic Shipport Museum opens in Amsterdam

Famous Birthdays

  • Milton Babbitt, American mathematician, composer of serial and electronic music (Correspondences), and teacher (Princeton; Juilliard), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 2011)
1916 Highlights

About May 10, 1916

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 6 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Taurus