On This Day

November 20, 1910 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • Revolution breaks out in Mexico, led by Francisco I. Madero

Birthdays in History

  • Pauli Murray, African American poet and civil rights activist, born in Baltimore, Maryland (d. 1985)
  • Willem Jacob van Stockum, Dutch physicist and mathematician, born in Hattem, Netherlands (d. 1944)

Deaths in History

Leo Tolstoy

Leo Tolstoy [Lev Nikolayevich], Russian novelist (Anna Karenina, War & Peace), dies of pneumonia at 82

Novelist Leo Tolstoy
Leo Tolstoy
1910 in History