On This Day

What Happened on January 10, 1935

Famous Birthdays

  • Eddy Clearwater [Edward Harrington], American blues musician (West Side Strut), born in Macon, Mississippi (d. 2018)
  • Georg Katzer, German composer (electroacoustic music), born in Habelschwerdt, Silesia (d. 2019)
  • Ronnie Hawkins, American musician, born in Huntsville, Arkansas
  • Sherrill Milnes, American operatic baritone, born in Downers Grove, Illinois

Famous Deaths

  • Charlie McGahey, Australian cricketer (MCC tour of Aus 1901-02 cured his TB), dies

Person of interestTeddy Flack

Teddy Flack [Edwin], Australian athlete, double Olympic gold medallist in 1896, dies at 61

Olympic Runner Teddy Flack
Olympic Runner
Teddy Flack

1935 Highlights

About January 10, 1935

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 85 years, 10 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Capricorn