Historical Events In June - 10
Monday, 18 February 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 this day in history 1st forest fire lookout tower placed in operation, Greenville, Me
1906 Janos Viski, composer on June - 10.
1908 1st flying club, Aeronautical Society of NY, opens on this day in history.
1908 On June - 10 brinsley Ford, CEO (National Art Collections Fund)
1909 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 on this day in history.
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 this day in history howlin' Wolf, [Chester Arthur Burnett], harmonica (Big City Blues)
1911 Queen Wilhelmina opens Rembrandt house in Amsterdam on June - 10.
1911 On this day in history c P "Chilla" Christ, cricketer (Qld spinner late 30's)
1912 On June - 10 leslie Brown, Bishop (St Edmundsbury & Ipswich)
1913 On June - 10 john Edmunds, composer
1914 Polly Hill, Dr/anthropologist on this day in history.
1915 On June - 10 british/French troops conquer German colony of Cameroon
1915 Oscar Comras, Bronx, drummer (namesake of Comras Mall in Bronx Park) on June - 10.
1916 On June - 10 great Arab Revolt begin
1916 48th Belmont: E Haynes aboard Friar Rock wins in 2:22 on this day in history.
1916 Bill Waddington, British actor/comedian (Percy-Coronation Street) on June - 10.
1917 On this day in history 60,000 people of Petrograd welcome Prince Kropotkin (banned 41 years)
1917 William Barr, rector (Exeter College, Oxford) on June - 10.
1918 Barry Morse, actor (Fugitive-Lt Philip Gerard, Winds of War) on this day in history.
1918 Arrigio Enrico Boito, composer, dies at 76 on June - 10.
1920 On this day in history zbynek Vostrak, composer
1921 Babe Ruth becomes all time HR champ with #120 (Gavvy Cravath) on this day in history.
1921 On June - 10 philip Mountbatten, Greece, Duke of Edinburgh/Prince, Mr Elizabeth II
1922 On this day in history the birth of Judy Garland, US actress of 'Wizard Of Oz' fame
1922 On this day in history 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 Pierre Loti, [Julien Viaud], French sea officer/writer, dies on June - 10.
1924 On this day in history 1st political convention broadcast on radio-Republicans at Cleveland
1924 On this day in history giacomo Matteotti, Italian socialist deputy, assassinated by fascists