1910 in History – What happened in year 1910

In history, year 1910 has its own importance and known for many memorable events like famous birthdays, inventions, natural disaster, treaties, change of rulers, special days etc. Find below a list of important historical events which happened during the year 1910.

Know what happened in 1910:

Date/MonthEvent / Incidence / Incident
04 OctoberManuel II (pictured), the last King of Portugal, fled toGibraltar when a revolution erupted in Lisbon and the Portuguese FirstRepublic was proclaimed the next day.
05 OctoberThe Portuguese Republican Party organised a coup d'etat,deposed the constitutional monarchy and implanted a republican regime inPortugal.
06 OctoberEleftherios Venizelos was elected Prime Minister of Greece forthe first of his seven non-consecutive terms.
11 MayGlacier National Park, located in the U.S. state of Montana,was designated a national park.
12 September Gustav Mahler's Symphony No. 8, one of the largest-scale choralworks in the classical concert repertoire, was first performed inMunich.
14 March Oil prospectors in Kern County, California, drilled into a pressurized oil deposit, resulting in the largest accidental oil spill in history.
22 AugustJapan annexed Korea with the signing of the Japan–KoreaAnnexation Treaty, beginning a period of Japanese rule of Korea thatlasted until the end of World War II.
24 July Ottoman forces captured the city of Shkodër to put down theAlbanian Revolt of 1910.
25 JuneThe Firebird, the first major work by Russian composer IgorStravinsky (pictured), was premiered in Paris.
28 March Near Martigues, France, French aviator Henri Fabre's Fabre Hydravion became the first seaplane to take off from water under its own power.
03 DecemberModern neon lighting was first seen publicly after installationby Georges Claude at the Paris Motor Show.
14 NovemberAviator Eugene Burton Ely performed the first takeoff from aship (pictured), flying from a makeshift deck on the USS Birmingham inHampton Roads, Virginia, US.
05 OctoberThe Portuguese Republican Party organised a coup d'etat,deposed the constitutional monarchy and implanted a republican regime inPortugal.
20 AugustHurricane-force winds combined hundreds of small fires in theU.S. states of Washington and Idaho into the Devil's Broom fire, whichburned about three million acres (12,140 km²), the largest fire inrecorded U.S. history.
22 AugustJapan annexed Korea with the signing of the Japan–KoreaAnnexation Treaty, beginning a period of Japanese rule of Korea thatlasted until the end of World War II.
02 JuneCharles Rolls (pictured), co-founder of Rolls-Royce, became thefirst man to make a non-stop double crossing of the English Channel byplane.
12 AprilThe SMS Zrínyi, one of the last pre-dreadnoughts built by theAustro-Hungarian Navy, was launched.
29 AprilThe Parliament of the United Kingdom passed the People'sBudget, the first budget in British history with the expressed intent ofredistributing wealth among the British public.
08 March French aviatrix Raymonde de Laroche became the first woman toreceive a pilot's licence.
09 March A massive seventeen-month-long strike action, which at its peakinvolved 15,000 coal miners represented by the United Mine Workersacross 65 mines, began in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania.
15 JanuaryConstruction on the Buffalo Bill Dam, then the tallest dam inthe world, on the Shoshone River in the U.S. state of Wyoming wascompleted.
01 OctoberA large bomb destroyed the Los Angeles Times building in LosAngeles, killing 21 people.
08 February Newspaper and magazine publisher William D. Boyce establishedthe Boy Scouts of America, expanding the Scout Movement into the UnitedStates.
12 SeptemberGustav Mahler's Symphony No. 8, one of the largest-scale choralworks in the classical concert repertoire, was first performed inMunich.
13 January The first public radio broadcast, a live performance of theopera Cavalleria rusticana, was sent out over the airwaves from theMetropolitan Opera House in New York City.
14 NovemberAviator Eugene Burton Ely performed the first takeoff from aship (pictured), flying from a makeshift deck on the USS Birmingham inHampton Roads, Virginia, US.
14 MarchOil prospectors in Kern County, California, drilled into apressurized oil deposit, resulting in the largest accidental oil spillin history.
15 JulyIn his book Clinical Psychiatry, Emil Kraepelin gave a name toAlzheimer's disease, naming it after his colleague Alois Alzheimer.
21 OctoberHMS Niobe arrived in Halifax Harbour to become the first largeship of the Royal Canadian Navy.
22 NovemberThe crews of the Brazilian warships Minas Geraes, São Paulo,Bahia—all of which had been commissioned only months before—and several smaller warships mutinied in what became known as the Revolt ofthe Lash.


List of famous birthdays in the year 1910:

Date/MonthName / Profession / Country
04 AugustAnita Page / Actress / United States of America
04 MayLeo Lionni / Author / United States of America
05 NovemberJohn Hackett / Academic / United Kingdom
05 January Hugh Brannum / Actor / United States of America
07 DecemberLouis Prima / Writer / United States of America
08 March Claire Trevor / Actress / United States of America
08 OctoberKirk Alyn / Actor / United States of America
11 March Robert Havemann / Academic / Germany
11 JuneCarmine Coppola / Composer / United States of America
13 January Yannis Tsarouchis / Painter / Greece
15 DecemberJohn Hammond / Producer / United States of America
21 January Albert Rosellini / Politician / United States of America
23 MayArtie Shaw / Composer / United States of America
23 January Django Reinhardt / Guitarist / Belgium
23 DecemberKurt Meyer / General / Germany
24 March Richard Conte / Actor / United States of America
24 JulyHarry Horner / Director / United States of America
24 NovemberLarry Siemering / Footballer / United States of America
28 SeptemberWenceslao Vinzons / Politician / Philippines
29 DecemberRonald Coase / Author / United Kingdom

List of famous Indian birthdays in the year 1910:

YearName / Profession / Country
12 AprilRamaswamy Venkataraman / Lawyer / India
NA NAKanhaiya Lal / Actor / India
19 AugustSister Alphonsa / Saint / India
26 AugustMother Teresa / Social Worker / India
23 MarchRam Manohar Lohia / Freedom Fighter / India
18 MayB. N. Adarkar / Economist / India
30 JanuaryChidambaram Subramaniam / Politician / India
19 OctoberSubrahmanium Chandrasekhar / Astronaut / India
04 DecemberRamaswamy Venkataraman / Lawyer / India
16 March Iftikhar Ali Khan Pataudi / Politician / India
21 AprilSadashiv Tripathi / Politician / India
21 AugustNarayan Sridhar Bendre / Artist / India
18 MayBhaskar Namdeo Adarkar / Economist / India
30 January Chidambaram Subramaniam / Politician / India
05 SeptemberPhiroze Palia / Cricketer / India
26 AugustMother Teresa / Missionary / India
04 DecemberRamaswamy Venkataraman / Politician / India
16 SeptemberCheppudira Muthana Poonacha / Politician / India
19 OctoberSubrahmanyan Chandrasekhar / Scientist / India
18 JulyDiptendu Pramanick / Business Man / India

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