On This Day

What Happened on May 10, 1918

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • HMS Vindictive sunk to block entrance of Ostend Harbor

Famous Birthdays

  • Dr. T Berry Brazelton, American child development paediatrician, author, TV host (What Every Baby Knows), who developed the Neonatal Behavioral Assessment Scale (NBAS), born in Waco, Texas (d. 2018)
  • George Welch, American World War II flying ace (Medal of Honor nominee) and test pilot, born in Wawaset Park, Delaware (d. 1954)