Decades: 1860s 1870s 1880s 1890s 1900s -
January 13 - The first live musical radio program. Lee De Forest broadcasts a live performance of Enrico Caruso from the Metropolitan Opera.
February 8 - The Boy Scouts of America is incorporated by William D. Boyce.
March 3 - Rockefeller Foundation: J.D. Rockefeller Jr announces his retirement from managing his businesses so that he could devote full time to being a philanthropist.
March 17 - Luther Gulick and his wife Charlotte found Camp Fire Girls (formally announced in 1912).
March 28 - Henri Fabre becomes the first person to fly a seaplane after taking off from a water runway near Martigues, France.
May 6 - George V becomes King of the United Kingdom upon the death of his father, Edward VII.
May 11 - An act of the United States Congress establishes Glacier National Park in Montana.
May 16 - The United States Congress authorizes the creation of the United States Bureau of Mines.
May 18 - The earth passes through the tail of Comet Halley.
May 31 - creation of the Union of South Africa.
July 4 - African-American boxer Jack Johnson knocks out white boxer Jim Jeffries in a heavyweight boxing match sparking race riots across the United States.
July 24 - James MacGillivray publishes first account of Paul Bunyan in the Detroit News.
August 22 - Japan annexes Korea.
October 5 - Portugal becomes a republic.
November 20 - Mexican Revolution: Francisco I. Madero denounces President Porfirio Díaz, declares himself president, and calls for a revolution to overthrow the government of Mexico.
December 16 - Henri Coanda makes first short flight in a plane with a jet engine.
Year in topic
1910 in film
1910 in literature
1910 in music
1910 in science
1910 in sports
Births 1910s - 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s
Years: 1905 1906 1907 1908 1909 - 1910 - 1911 1912 1913 1914 1915