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Historical Events In August - 10

Friday, 07 August 2020

1921  On this day in history john M Martin, last confederate congress member, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1925  On August - 10 hurricane strikes Borculo, 4 die  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1926  On this day in history italian-Spanish peace treaty signed  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1928  On August - 10 the birth of James Dean, American film actor  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1929  Canadian National Railways place in service the first road diesel electric passenger locomotive. This consisted of two units, weighing a total of 335 tons on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1929  On August - 10 grover Alexander beats Phils 7-1 for his 373rd & last NL win  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1929  Aletta Henriette Jacobs, 1st Dutch female doctor/feminist, dies at 75 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1930  On this day in history william H Taft, US president (1909-13), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1932  A 5.1-kg (11.2-pound) chondrite-type meteorite breaks into at least seven pieces and lands near the town of Archie in Cass County, Missouri on August - 10.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1932  Slang, writer, dies on August - 10.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1934  Babe Ruth announces this is his final season as full time player on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1934  John Kane, Scotish/US miner/painter, dies at 73 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1936  114F (46C) at Plain Dealing, Louisiana (state record) on August - 10.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1938  On August - 10 temperatur reaches 119 degrees F in Pendleton, Oregon. - New state record  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1938  On this day in history 119F (48C), Pendleton, Oregon (state record)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1938  Joseph Moorat, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1939  2nd Dutch De Geer govt forms (1st with Social Democrats) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1940  Anti-Jewish laws are passed in Romania on August - 10.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1940  On August - 10 prince Bernhard Fund forms  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1941  FDR & Churchill's 2nd meeting at Placentia Newfoundland on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1942  On August - 10 hMS EAGLE sunk north of Algiers, Algeria by 4 torpedoes from German U-73. 260 men lost out a wartime crew of 1,160  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1942  On this day in history gen B Montgomery becomes commandant British 8th leader in N Africa  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1943  Dutch submarine attacks Island Hertenbeest in NW Bali on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1943  On this day in history c Bergsma, Dutch resistance fighter (Waalsdorpervlakte), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1944  On this day in history race riots in Athens Alabama  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1944  Braves Red Barrett throws only 58 pitches to shut out Cin Reds 2-0 on August - 10.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1944  Berthold Schenk von Stauffenberg, attempt Hitler assassination, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1945  HMCS Uganda returns from the Pacific theater in WWII on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1945  On August - 10 japan announces willingness to surrender to Allies provided the status of Emperor Hirohito remained unchanged  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1945  On August - 10 robert H Goddard, US, rocket pioneer, dies at 62  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1948  On this day in history aBC enters network TV  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1948  On this day in history allen Funt's "Candid Camera" TV debut on ABC  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1948  E Ball-Hennings, writer, dies at 63 on August - 10.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1949  Natl Military Establishment renamed Dept of Defense on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1267  King James II of Aragon (d. 1327) was born on August - 10.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1296  John the Blind, King of Bohemia/Count of Luxembourg was born on August - 10.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1360  On August - 10 birth of francesco Zabarella, Italian jurist (d. 1417)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1397  Albert II of Germany, Holy Roman Emperor (d. 1439) was born on August - 10.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1489  Jacob Sturm von Sturmeck, German statesman and reformer (d. 1553) was born on August - 10.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1520  Madeleine de Valois, wife of James V of Scotland (d. 1537) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1556  Philipp Nicolai, Germany, theologist/poet/composer was born on August - 10.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1560  On this day in history birth of hieronymus Praetorius, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous Deaths In August - 10

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0258  Death of Saint Lawrence, martyr on August - 10.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0794  Fastrada, 3rd wife of French king Charles the Great, dies at 30 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0955  On August - 10 conrad the Red, Duke of Lotharingen, dies in battle  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1002  On August - 10 al-Mansur, Arabic general strategist/regent of Cordoba, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1250  On August - 10 death of erik IV Plovpenning, king of Denmark, murdered  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1535  On August - 10 death of ippolito de' Medici, ruler of Florence (poisoned) (b. 1509)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1589  Death of Maarten Schenck Nideggen, Dutch army leader, drowned at about 49 on August - 10.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1628  On August - 10 death of hans Jonsson, Swedish fleet commander, drowned  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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