Historical Events In July - 10
Monday, 03 August 2020
1980 Ayatollah Khomeini releases Iran hostage Richard I Queen on this day in history.
1980 On July - 10 willie Jones hospitalized for heat stroke with record 46.5ø C temp
1981 CERN achieves first proton-antiproton beam collision (570 GeV) on July - 10.
1982 In Vancouver, BC, three $2 ticket bettors win $579,129 apiece at the races in Exhibition Park. (they call it the sport of kings?) on July - 10.
1982 Miguel Vasquez makes first public quadruple somersault on trapeze on July - 10.
1982 On this day in history gustav MR von Koenigswald, German/Dutch paleontologist, dies at 79
1983 On this day in history e Bowell discovers asteroids #3222 Lillerand #3751
1983 Werner Egk, German composer (Die Zaubergeige), dies at 82 on this day in history.
1985 Coca-Cola Co announces it will resume selling old formula Coke on this day in history.
1985 Explosion sinks Greenpeace ship Rainbow Warrior in Auckland harbor on July - 10.
1985 On this day in history french agents sink Greenpeace's Rainbow Warrior in New Zealand
1985 On July - 10 fernando Pereira, military activist, murdered
1986 On this day in history israeli helicopters bomb Palestinian camps
1987 On this day in history john Hammond, Jazz reviewer (Melody Maker), dies at 76
1988 Errol John, playwright, dies at 63 on this day in history.
1989 Mel Blanc voice of cartoon characters (Bugs Bunny), dies at 81 on this day in history.
1989 On this day in history mel Blanc, cartoon voice (Warner Bros cartoons), dies at 81
1990 Andrew Dice Clays cries on Arsenio Hall Show on this day in history.
1990 Hans Faverey, poet, dies on July - 10.
1991 On this day in history gerome Ragal author (Hair), dies at 48 of cancer
1991 On this day in history gerome Ragal, author (Hair), dies of cancer at 48
1993 Masugi Ibuse, Japanese author (Kuroi ame (Black rain)), dies at 95 on July - 10.
1994 On July - 10 earl Strum, referee (NBA), dies of brain cancer at 66
1995 Hugh Dundas, fighter pilot/businessman, dies at 74 on July - 10.
1996 Eladio Rusconi, writer/publisher/businessman, dies at 79 on this day in history.
2005 On this day in history hurricane Dennis strikes near Navarre Beach, Florida as a Category 3 storm killing 10 people, after killing over 50 people in the Caribbean.
2005 Luxembourgish referendum on the European Constitution votes to accept on July - 10.
2007 2007 Major League Baseball All-Star Game in San Francisco (AL 5, NL 4) on July - 10.
2007 On July - 10 a Cessna 310R twin-engine airplane crashes into two homes in Sanford, Florida, killing three adults and two children.
2007 On this day in history zheng Xiaoyu, head of State Food and Drug Administration of the People's Republic of China executed.
2011 British tabloid News of the World publishes its last edition after 168 years in the wake of a phone hacking scandal on this day in history.
2012 On this day in history the American Episcopal Church becomes the first to approve a rite for blessing gay marriages
2013 40 people are buried in landslides in Sichuan Province, China on this day in history.
2014 On July - 10 yair Lapid warns of Israeli Defense Force ground operation if Gazan rocket fire do not stop