Historical Events In July - 10
Monday, 03 August 2020
1913 On July - 10 134°F (57°C), Greenland Ranch, Calif (US record)
1913 Ljuba Welitsch, Borisovo, Bulgaria, opera soprano (Nedda-Pagliacci) on this day in history.
1914 On July - 10 boston Red Sox purchase Babe Ruth from Baltimore Orioles
1914 Saul Bellow, Quebec, novelist (Nobel 1976-Mr Samler's Planet) on this day in history.
1915 On July - 10 british/South African troops march into German SW-Africa
1915 On this day in history hendrik W Mesdag, painter (Panorama Mesdag), dies
1916 Dick Cary, jazz Musician on July - 10.
1917 Emma Goldman imprisoned for obstructing the draft on this day in history.
1917 Emma Goldman imprisoned for obstructing draft on July - 10.
1917 Don Herbert, Waconia Minn, scientist/TV host (Watch Mr Wizard) on this day in history.
1918 On July - 10 russian Soviet Federal Socialist Republic established
1918 Russian Soviet Federal Socialist Republic forms on this day in history.
1919 Pres Wilson personally delivers Treaty of Versailles to Senate on this day in history.
1919 On July - 10 dutch 1st Chamber approves woman suffrage
1919 On July - 10 rusty Gill, St Louis Mo, singer (Polka Time)
1920 The “greatest horse“ Man O' War wins the “greatest race“ of turf history at Aqueduct on July - 10.
1920 Tris Speaker is stopped at 11 consecutive hits by Tom Zachary on July - 10.
1920 On this day in history david Brinkley, Wilmington NC, NBC news anchor (Huntley-Brinkley)
1920 On July - 10 eugenie M de Montijo y de Guzman, Emperor of France, dies at 94
1921 Eunice Shriver, founder (Special Olympics) on July - 10.
1922 On this day in history derek Prouse, writer actor/film festival director (Le Scandale)
1923 2-pound hailstones kill 23 & many cattle. (Rostov, Russia) on July - 10.
1923 All non-fascist parties disolved in Italy on July - 10.
1923 On this day in history 2-pound hailstones kill 23 & many cattle (Rostov, Russia)
1924 Denmark takes Greenland as Norway ends claim on July - 10.
1924 On July - 10 johannes B van Heutsz, gov-gen of Dutch Indies (1904-09), dies at 73
1925 Jury selection took place in John T Scopes evolution trial on July - 10.
1925 USSR's official news agency TASS established on July - 10.
1926 On this day in history lake Denmark, NJ arsenal explodes, kills 21, $75m damage
1926 30th US Golf Open: Bobby Jones shoots a 293 at Scioto CC in Ohio on this day in history.
1927 On July - 10 kevin O'Higgins Irish Free State VP, assassinated
1927 On July - 10 kevin O'Higgins, Irish Free State VP, assassinated
1928 H E Wood discovers asteroid #3300 on July - 10.
1928 On this day in history senator Milt Gaston hurls record tying 14-hit shutout