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 This day in History - January 10
432 Historic Events for January 10
1949

Walter S Browne, US chess champion (1974-78, 1980-84)

Birth
1950

Cyril Neville, rocker (Neville Brothers)

Birth
1951

UN headquarters opens in Manhattan NY

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1951

Harry Sinclair Lewis, US writer (Nobel 1930), dies at 65

Death
1951

Sinclair Lewis, writer, dies at 65

Death
1951

Athos Palma, composer, dies at 59

Death
1951

Kathleen Bradley, Youngstown Oh, model (Price is Right)

Birth
1951

1st jet passenger trip made

Event
1952

Scott Thurston, keyboardist/guitarist (Motels-Only the Lonely)

Birth
1952

Jean Anouilh's "La valse des tor‚adors," premieres in Paris

Event
1953

NFL Pro Bowl: N Conf beats A Conf 27-7

Event
1953

Bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to Archibald MacLeish

Event
1953

"My Darlin' Aida" closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 89 perfs

Event
1953

Bobby Rahal, Indy-car racer (over 15 wins)

Birth
1953

Pat Benatar, [Andrezejewski], Bkln NY, singer (Hell Is for Children)

Birth
1953

Theo Mackeben, German pianist/composer (Golden Cage), dies at 56

Death
1954

Bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to W H Auden

Event
1954

Fred Raymond, composer, dies at 53

Death
1955

Luci Martin, rocker vocalist (Chic)

Birth
1955

Michael Schenker, heavy metal rocker (MSG-Coming on Strong, Scorpions)

Birth
1956

Karl L Schmidt, German/Swiss theologist (Urchristentum), dies at 64

Death
1956

Henricus P Bremmer, Dutch art historian (Beeldende Kunst), dies at 84

Death
1956

Elvis records "Heartbreak Hotel"

Event
1957

Gabriela Mistral, Chilean poet (Nobel Prize 1945), dies at 67

Death
1957

Anthony Eden resigns and Harold Macmillan becomes PM Britain

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