Historical Events In June - 10
Saturday, 17 August 2019
1903 On June - 10 alexander I, King of Serbia are assassinated
1904 On this day in history frederick Loewe, composer (Learner & Loewe)
1905 On June - 10 the first forest fire lookout tower placed in operation, Greenville, Me
1905 On June - 10 1st forest fire lookout tower placed in operation, Greenville, Me
1906 Janos Viski, composer on this day in history.
1908 On this day in history 1st flying club, Aeronautical Society of NY, opens
1908 On June - 10 brinsley Ford, CEO (National Art Collections Fund)
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 June - 10.
1910 On June - 10 howlin' Wolf, [Chester Arthur Burnett], harmonica (Big City Blues)
1911 Queen Wilhelmina opens Rembrandt house in Amsterdam on this day in history.
1911 C P "Chilla" Christ, cricketer (Qld spinner late 30's) on June - 10.
1912 On June - 10 leslie Brown, Bishop (St Edmundsbury & Ipswich)
1913 On June - 10 john Edmunds, composer
1914 On June - 10 polly Hill, Dr/anthropologist
1915 On this day in history british/French troops conquer German colony of Cameroon
1915 Oscar Comras, Bronx, drummer (namesake of Comras Mall in Bronx Park) on this day in history.
1916 Great Arab Revolt begin on this day in history.
1916 On this day in history 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 On June - 10 william Barr, rector (Exeter College, Oxford)
1918 On June - 10 barry Morse, actor (Fugitive-Lt Philip Gerard, Winds of War)
1918 Arrigio Enrico Boito, composer, dies at 76 on June - 10.
1920 On June - 10 zbynek Vostrak, composer
1921 On this day in history babe Ruth becomes all time HR champ with #120 (Gavvy Cravath)
1921 Philip Mountbatten, Greece, Duke of Edinburgh/Prince, Mr Elizabeth II on June - 10.
1922 On June - 10 the birth of Judy Garland, US actress of 'Wizard Of Oz' fame
1922 On June - 10 54th Belmont: C H Miller aboard Pillory wins in 2:18.8
1922 Judy Garland, [Frances Gumm], Minnesota, actress/singer (Wizard of Oz) on this day in history.
1923 On June - 10 pierre Loti, [Julien Viaud], French sea officer/writer, dies
1924 1st political convention broadcast on radio-Republicans at Cleveland on this day in history.
1924 Giacomo Matteotti, Italian socialist deputy, assassinated by fascists on June - 10.