Historical Events In June - 10
Friday, 19 April 2019
1903 Alexander I, King of Serbia are assassinated on June - 10.
1904 On June - 10 frederick Loewe, composer (Learner & Loewe)
1905 The first forest fire lookout tower placed in operation, Greenville, Me on June - 10.
1905 1st forest fire lookout tower placed in operation, Greenville, Me on this day in history.
1906 Janos Viski, composer on June - 10.
1908 1st flying club, Aeronautical Society of NY, opens on this day in history.
1908 Brinsley Ford, CEO (National Art Collections Fund) on this day in history.
1909 On June - 10 a Morse Code SOS signal is transmitted for the first time in an emergency as the Cunard liner SS Slavonia is wrecked off the Azores.
1909 SOS signal used as an emergency call for the first time on this day in history.
1909 Erwin Dressel, composer on this day in history.
1910 Howlin' Wolf, [Chester Arthur Burnett], harmonica (Big City Blues) on June - 10.
1911 Queen Wilhelmina opens Rembrandt house in Amsterdam on June - 10.
1911 C P "Chilla" Christ, cricketer (Qld spinner late 30's) on this day in history.
1912 On this day in history leslie Brown, Bishop (St Edmundsbury & Ipswich)
1913 John Edmunds, composer on this day in history.
1914 On June - 10 polly Hill, Dr/anthropologist
1915 British/French troops conquer German colony of Cameroon on June - 10.
1915 Oscar Comras, Bronx, drummer (namesake of Comras Mall in Bronx Park) on June - 10.
1916 On this day in history great Arab Revolt begin
1916 On June - 10 48th Belmont: E Haynes aboard Friar Rock wins in 2:22
1916 On June - 10 bill Waddington, British actor/comedian (Percy-Coronation Street)
1917 60,000 people of Petrograd welcome Prince Kropotkin (banned 41 years) on this day in history.
1917 William Barr, rector (Exeter College, Oxford) on June - 10.
1918 Barry Morse, actor (Fugitive-Lt Philip Gerard, Winds of War) on June - 10.
1918 On June - 10 arrigio Enrico Boito, composer, dies at 76
1920 On June - 10 zbynek Vostrak, composer
1921 Babe Ruth becomes all time HR champ with #120 (Gavvy Cravath) on June - 10.
1921 On June - 10 philip Mountbatten, Greece, Duke of Edinburgh/Prince, Mr Elizabeth II
1922 The birth of Judy Garland, US actress of 'Wizard Of Oz' fame on June - 10.
1922 54th Belmont: C H Miller aboard Pillory wins in 2:18.8 on June - 10.
1922 Judy Garland, [Frances Gumm], Minnesota, actress/singer (Wizard of Oz) on this day in history.
1923 Pierre Loti, [Julien Viaud], French sea officer/writer, dies on this day in history.
1924 On June - 10 1st political convention broadcast on radio-Republicans at Cleveland
1924 Giacomo Matteotti, Italian socialist deputy, assassinated by fascists on this day in history.