May 10, 1910 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • 1st aircraft air display held (Hendon, England)
  • Halley's Comet closest approach to Earth in 1910 pass
  • The British House of Commons pass three major resolutions on political reform

Birthdays in History

  • Jimmy Demaret, winner of 44 golf tournaments, but not the Open
  • Margot Turner, matron-in-chief (Army Nursing Service)

Deaths in History

  • Stanislao Cannizzaro, Italian chemist, dies at 85
  • William Huggins, discoverer of stellar nature of Andromeda, dies