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 This day in History - October 10
434 Historic Events for October 10
1886

David L Yule, 1st Jewish US senator, dies

Death
1887

Rie Cramer, [Marie Holman], Dutch cartoonist/author

Birth
1888

Teatotalers excursion train crushed, killing 64 (Mud Run Pa)

Event
1889

Adolph von Henselt, composer, dies at 75

Death
1889

Han [Henricus A] Van Meegeren, Dutch painter/art forger (Vermeer)

Birth
1892

Ivo Andric, Yugoslavia, novelist (Bridge on Drina, Nobel 1961)

Birth
1892

Entire Hong Kong national cricket team, die in shipwreck off Taiwan

Event
1893

August Balthazar, Belgian politician

Birth
1895

Lin Y-t'ang, China, writer (My Country and My People)

Birth
1895

Johnny Taylor, cricketer (stalwart Aussie batsman of post-WW I days)

Birth
1897

Pricilla L Williams, social activist/humanitarian

Birth
1897

Lamar Stringfield, composer

Birth
1898

Guomundur G Hagalin, Iceland author (Krist£n/d into Hamrav¡k)

Birth
1899

IR Johnson patents bicycle frame

Event
1900

Helen Hayes, Wash DC, actress (C‘sar and Cleopatra, Happy Birthday)

Birth
1901

Albert Giacometti, Swiss/French painter/sculptor

Birth
1902

S Afr's president Paul Kruger visits Utrecht

Event
1903

Charles T von Saksen-Coburg-Gotha, Count of Flanders/prince

Birth
1903

Vernon Duke, composer

Birth
1904

Boston pitchers achieve 148 complete games-an AL record, also record for total complete games AL 1,098, NL 1,089

Event
1904

Yanks 2 games out play 1st place Red Sox on final day doubleheader 41 game winner Chesbro loses 1st game and chance at pennant

Event
1904

Liberty Theater opens at 234 W 42nd St NYC

Event
1905

Jane Winton, Phila, actress (Hell's Angel, Patsy, Don Juan)

Birth
1906

Paul Creston, [Giuseppe Guttoveggio], NY, composer (Creative Harmony)

Birth
1908

David Alexander Reginald Herbert, writer

Birth