January 1910 calendar

January 1910

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in January 1910.
The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was H. H. Asquith (Liberal), Pope Pius X was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on January 1910: find out below


Historical Events

Which were the important events of January 1910?


  • 01 Jan 1910 Simpson-Hayward (England) takes 6-43 on debut with underarm lobs.
  • 03 Jan 1910 British miners strike for 8 hour working day.
  • 06 Jan 1910 The Great White Fleet passes through the Suez Canal, the largest group of ships to pass through up to that time.
  • 07 Jan 1910 Stanley Cup: Ottawa Senators sweep Galt (Ont) in 2 games
  • 10 Jan 1910 Lunt-Fontanne Theater (Globe) opens at 205 W 46th Steet New York City, New York.
  • 13 Jan 1910 The first public radio broadcast takes place; a live performance of the opera Cavalleria rusticana is sent out over the airwaves from the Metropolitan Opera House in New York City.
  • 15 Jan 1910 Construction ends on the Buffalo Bill Dam in Wyoming, US, which was the highest dam in the world at the time, at 325 ft (99 m).
  • 19 Jan 1910 Germany and Bolivia ends commerce / friendship treaty
  • 20 Jan 1910 Ottawa Senators sweep Edmonton in two for the Stanley Cup (second of 1910).
  • 21 Jan 1910 British-Russian military intervention in Persia.
  • 22 Jan 1910 Opera Germania, premieres in New York City
  • 25 Jan 1910 Children initiate idea of planting trees in Jerusalem.
  • 26 Jan 1910 Heavy rains cause floods in Paris.

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