Historical Events In November - 10
Friday, 07 August 2020
1964 "Something More!" opens at Eugene O'Neill Theater NYC for 15 perfs on this day in history.
1965 On November - 10 manneke Piss statue stolen in Brussels
1966 On this day in history jack Lynch becomes Irish premier
1968 Launch of Zond 6, 2nd unmanned circumlunar & return flight on November - 10.
1968 On this day in history gerald Mohr, actor (Christopher-Foreign Intrigue), dies at 54
1969 On this day in history "Sesame Street" premieres on PBS TV
1969 On this day in history the children's TV show Sesame Street debuts on PBS.
1970 On November - 10 luna 17, with unmanned self-propelled Lunokhod 1, is launched
1970 Charles DeGaulle, general/president France (Free French), dies at 79 on November - 10.
1971 US table tennis team arrived in China on November - 10.
1971 Walter Van Tilburg Clark, US author (Ox-Bow Incident), dies at 62 on this day in history.
1972 Charlie Hallows, cricketer (1000 runs-May 1928, 2 Tests for Eng), dies on November - 10.
1973 Stringbean, country singer/comedian/banjoist (Hee Haw), dies at 58 on November - 10.
1975 On November - 10 ore ship Edmund Fitzgerald & crew of 29 lost in storm on Lake Superior
1975 PLO leader Yasser Arafat addresses UN in NYC on this day in history.
1975 The Edmund Fitzgerald, an ore-hauling freighter with a crew of 29, disappears without a trace on Lake Superior during a storm on November - 10.
1975 On November - 10 uN General Assembly approves resolution equating Zionism with racism
1976 On November - 10 utah Supreme Court OKs execution of convicted murderer Gary Gilmore
1978 On November - 10 israel's top negotiators broke away from Middle East peace talks
1978 On November - 10 linda Scott, actress (Escape from Hell Island), dies at 28
1979 CP Rail no. 54 suffers a hot axle box and derails 24 cars containing dangerous commodities, in Mississaugua, Ont. Almost a quarter of a million people were evacuated for periods of up to five days on November - 10.
1979 On November - 10 friedrich Thorberg, writer, dies at 71
1980 Dan Rather refuses to pay his cabbie, CBS pays the $12.55 fare on this day in history.
1981 On November - 10 abel Gance, french movie director (J'accuse), dies at 92
1982 Leonid Brezhnev Russian leader of the Communist Party died on November - 10.
1982 Leonid I Brezhnev Soviet first sect, dies of a heart attack at 75 on this day in history.
1982 Soviet leader Leonid Brezhnev dies at age 75 on this day in history.
1982 On this day in history the Vietnam Veterans Memorial opens to visitors in Wahsington, D.C.
1982 On this day in history elio Petri, Italian director (Workers Class), dies at 53
1984 On November - 10 sudie Bond actress, dies at 56 of a respiratory ailment
1984 On November - 10 sudie Bond, actress (Tomorrow), dies at 56 of a respiratory ailment
1985 Pelle Lindbergh Philadelphia Flyer's goalie, dies in drunk driving accident on November - 10.
1985 Pelle Lindbergh, goalie (Phila Flyers), dies in drunk driving accident on November - 10.
1986 On this day in history river Rhine (Germany) polluted by chemical spill