On This Day

October 10, 1863 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Skirmish at Blue Springs, Tennessee (166 casualties)

Birthdays in History

  • Louis Cyr, French Canadian strongman (lifting 500 pounds (227 kg) with one finger and backlifting 4,337 pounds (1,967 kg)), born in Quebec, Canada (d. 1912)