February 10: Day of the Week
February 10, 2019 was the 41st day of the year 2019 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 324 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Sunday.
If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is dimanche.
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Here’s the February calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Aquarius is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Amethyst is the modern birthstone for this month. Bloodstone is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
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February 10 Historical Event(s)
- 1355The St. Scholastica’s Day riot breaks out in Oxford, England, leaving 63 scholars and perhaps 30 locals dead in two days.
- 1763French and Indian War: The 1763 Treaty of Paris ends the war and France cedes Quebec to Great Britain.
- 1798Louis Alexandre Berthier invades Rome, proclaims a Roman Republic on February 15 and then on February 20 takes Pope Pius VI prisoner.
- 1814Napoleonic Wars: Battle of Champaubert
- 1929New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Earth Snake in Chinese astrology.
- 1936Second Italo-Abyssinian War: Italian troops launched the Battle of Amba Aradam against Ethiopian defenders.
- 1943World War II: Attempting to completely lift the Siege of Leningrad, the Soviet Red Army engages German troops and Spanish volunteers in the Battle of Krasny Bor.
- 1981A fire at the Las Vegas Hilton hotel-casino kills eight and injures 198.
- 1998Voters in Maine repeal a gay rights law passed in 1997 becoming the first U.S. state to abandon such a law.
- 2009The communication satellites Iridium 33 and Kosmos-2251 collide in orbit, destroying both.
Who were born on February 10?
- 1892Alan Hale Sr., American actor (d. 1950)
- 1941Michael Apted, British director
- 1944Frances Moore Lappe, American writer and activist
- 1964Arthur Lenk, Israeli diplomat
- 1964Francesca Neri, Italian actress
- 1967Armand Serrano, Filipino animator
- 1968Peter Popovic, Swedish ice hockey player
- 1969Laurie Dhue, American television personality
- 1976Vedran Runje, Croatian footballer
- 1982Justin Gatlin, American sprinter
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