Historical Events In July - 10
Saturday, 30 September 2023
1980 Ayatollah Khomeini releases Iran hostage Richard I Queen on this day in history.
1980 Willie Jones hospitalized for heat stroke with record 46.5ø C temp on this day in history.
1981 CERN achieves first proton-antiproton beam collision (570 GeV) on July - 10.
1982 On this day in history in Vancouver, BC, three $2 ticket bettors win $579,129 apiece at the races in Exhibition Park. (they call it the sport of kings?)
1982 On this day in history miguel Vasquez makes first public quadruple somersault on trapeze
1982 On this day in history gustav MR von Koenigswald, German/Dutch paleontologist, dies at 79
1983 E Bowell discovers asteroids #3222 Lillerand #3751 on July - 10.
1983 On this day in history werner Egk, German composer (Die Zaubergeige), dies at 82
1985 Coca-Cola Co announces it will resume selling old formula Coke on July - 10.
1985 Explosion sinks Greenpeace ship Rainbow Warrior in Auckland harbor on this day in history.
1985 On July - 10 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 John Hammond, Jazz reviewer (Melody Maker), dies at 76 on this day in history.
1988 Errol John, playwright, dies at 63 on July - 10.
1989 Mel Blanc voice of cartoon characters (Bugs Bunny), dies at 81 on this day in history.
1989 Mel Blanc, cartoon voice (Warner Bros cartoons), dies at 81 on July - 10.
1990 On this day in history andrew Dice Clays cries on Arsenio Hall Show
1990 On July - 10 hans Faverey, poet, dies
1991 On July - 10 gerome Ragal author (Hair), dies at 48 of cancer
1991 On July - 10 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 this day in history earl Strum, referee (NBA), dies of brain cancer at 66
1995 Hugh Dundas, fighter pilot/businessman, dies at 74 on July - 10.
1996 On July - 10 eladio Rusconi, writer/publisher/businessman, dies at 79
2005 Hurricane Dennis strikes near Navarre Beach, Florida as a Category 3 storm killing 10 people, after killing over 50 people in the Caribbean on this day in history.
2005 Luxembourgish referendum on the European Constitution votes to accept on this day in history.
2007 On this day in history 2007 Major League Baseball All-Star Game in San Francisco (AL 5, NL 4)
2007 On this day in history a Cessna 310R twin-engine airplane crashes into two homes in Sanford, Florida, killing three adults and two children.
2007 Zheng Xiaoyu, head of State Food and Drug Administration of the People's Republic of China executed on this day in history.
2011 On July - 10 british tabloid News of the World publishes its last edition after 168 years in the wake of a phone hacking scandal.
2012 The American Episcopal Church becomes the first to approve a rite for blessing gay marriages on July - 10.
2013 On July - 10 40 people are buried in landslides in Sichuan Province, China
2014 On this day in history yair Lapid warns of Israeli Defense Force ground operation if Gazan rocket fire do not stop