On This Day

August 9, 1910 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Alva Fisher patents electric washing machine

Birthdays in History

  • Robert van Gulik, Dutch diplomat and writer (Judge Dee), born in Zutphen, Netherlands (d. 1967)

Deaths in History

  • Huo Yuanjia, Chinese martial artist (mizongy), dies at 42