Historical Events In November - 10
Monday, 25 January 2021
1964 "Something More!" opens at Eugene O'Neill Theater NYC for 15 perfs on this day in history.
1965 Manneke Piss statue stolen in Brussels on this day in history.
1966 On November - 10 jack Lynch becomes Irish premier
1968 On November - 10 launch of Zond 6, 2nd unmanned circumlunar & return flight
1968 On this day in history gerald Mohr, actor (Christopher-Foreign Intrigue), dies at 54
1969 "Sesame Street" premieres on PBS TV on November - 10.
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 this day in history.
1971 Walter Van Tilburg Clark, US author (Ox-Bow Incident), dies at 62 on November - 10.
1972 On this day in history charlie Hallows, cricketer (1000 runs-May 1928, 2 Tests for Eng), dies
1973 Stringbean, country singer/comedian/banjoist (Hee Haw), dies at 58 on November - 10.
1975 On this day in history ore ship Edmund Fitzgerald & crew of 29 lost in storm on Lake Superior
1975 On this day in history pLO leader Yasser Arafat addresses UN in NYC
1975 On November - 10 the Edmund Fitzgerald, an ore-hauling freighter with a crew of 29, disappears without a trace on Lake Superior during a storm.
1975 UN General Assembly approves resolution equating Zionism with racism on this day in history.
1976 Utah Supreme Court OKs execution of convicted murderer Gary Gilmore on November - 10.
1978 On this day in history israel's top negotiators broke away from Middle East peace talks
1978 Linda Scott, actress (Escape from Hell Island), dies at 28 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
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 Abel Gance, french movie director (J'accuse), dies at 92 on November - 10.
1982 On November - 10 leonid Brezhnev Russian leader of the Communist Party died
1982 Leonid I Brezhnev Soviet first sect, dies of a heart attack at 75 on this day in history.
1982 On November - 10 soviet leader Leonid Brezhnev dies at age 75.
1982 The Vietnam Veterans Memorial opens to visitors in Wahsington, D.C on this day in history.
1982 Elio Petri, Italian director (Workers Class), dies at 53 on this day in history.
1984 Sudie Bond actress, dies at 56 of a respiratory ailment on November - 10.
1984 On November - 10 sudie Bond, actress (Tomorrow), dies at 56 of a respiratory ailment
1985 On November - 10 pelle Lindbergh Philadelphia Flyer's goalie, dies in drunk driving accident
1985 Pelle Lindbergh, goalie (Phila Flyers), dies in drunk driving accident on this day in history.
1986 River Rhine (Germany) polluted by chemical spill on November - 10.