Historical Events In July - 10
Monday, 03 August 2020
1946 On July - 10 belgian govt of Acker, resigns
1947 On this day in history 200 die when train derails & fell into a river in Canton, China
1948 On this day in history "Allegro" closes at Majestic Theater NYC after 318 performances
1949 On July - 10 the first practical rectangular TV tube announced-Toledo, Oh
1950 On July - 10 "Your Hit Parade" premiers on NBC (later CBS) TV
1951 Armistice talks to end Korean conflict began at Kaesong on July - 10.
1951 On July - 10 e L Johnson discovers asteroid #1609 Brenda
1952 Rued Immanuel Langgaard, composer, dies at 58 on July - 10.
1953 Sidney Homer, composer, dies at 88 on this day in history.
1955 On July - 10 henry W Methorst, Dutch director (Central Bureau of Statistic), dies
1957 Sholem Asch, Polish/Israeli writer (East River), dies at 77 on this day in history.
1958 On this day in history in the Lituya Bay, Alaska an 8.3 event caused amassive rockslide at the head of Lituya Bay caused water to surge about 530 meters, generating a "gravity wave" that swept out of the bay. A fishing boat anchored in Anchorage Cove was carried in front of the largest wave crest, and those onboard estimated they cleared La Chaussee Spit (at the mouth of Lituya Bay) by 30 meters or more. Two people on another fishing boat disappeared after being caught in the huge wave
1962 On July - 10 martin Luther King Jr arrested during demonstration in Georgia
1962 Telstar, first geosynchronous communications satellite, launched on July - 10.
1962 On this day in history telstar, the first private communications satellite, launches
1963 On July - 10 john Sutton, actor (Of Human Bondage), dies of heart attack at 54
1965 On July - 10 beatles' "Beatles' "VI," album goes #1 & stays #1 for 6 weeks
1965 On July - 10 rolling Stones score their first #1, "I Can't Get No Satisfaction"
1965 Jacques Audiberti, French poet (Le cavalier seul), dies at 66 on July - 10.
1966 On this day in history orbiter 1 launched to Moon
1969 Chilean Association of Librarians created on July - 10.
1969 NL votes to split into 2 divisions on this day in history.
1971 Harry M O'Connor, dies of pneumonia at 98 on July - 10.
1972 On July - 10 democratic convention opens in Miami Beach Florida (McGovern)
1972 Herd of stampeding elephants kills 24, Chandka Forest India on July - 10.
1973 On this day in history bahamas gain independence after 300 yrs of British rule (Nat'l Day)
1975 Achiel H van Acker, Belgian premier (1945-46, 1954-58), dies at 77 on this day in history.
1977 On July - 10 norman Paris orch leader (For Your Pleasure), dies at 41
1977 On this day in history norman Paris, orch leader (For Your Pleasure), dies at 41
1978 E F Helinand E Shoemaker discovers asteroid #3484 on July - 10.
1978 Military coup in Mauritania on July - 10.
1978 On July - 10 michel Gusikoff, composer, dies at 85
1979 Arthur Fiedler the conductor of The Boston Pops Orchestra died on this day in history.
1979 On this day in history arthur Fiedler, orch leader (Boston Pops), dies at 84