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 This day in History - January 10
432 Historic Events for January 10
1863

1st underground railway opens in London

Event
1863

General McClernand's Union troops surround Fort Hindman Ark

Event
1863

London's 1st subway opens

Event
1863

January-uprising begins in Poland

Event
1864

George Washington Carver, agricultural scientist [or Jul 12]

Birth
1867

Gerhard Anschtz, German MP

Birth
1870

John D Rockefeller incorporates Standard Oil

Event
1870

Georgia legislature reconvenes

Event
1871

Enrica Freiin von Handel-Manzetti, Austrian author (Jesse and Maria)

Birth
1871

Pierre A du Terrail, French writer, dies at 41

Death
1876

Johannes W "Jan" Eisenloeffel, Dutch goldsmith

Birth
1876

Charles EH de Coussemaker, Belgian musicologist/historian, dies at 70

Death
1877

Frederick Gardner Cottrell, inventor (elecrostatic precipitator)

Birth
1878

US Senate proposes female suffrage

Event
1880

French van Cauwelaert, Flemish minister/mayor of Antwerp

Birth
1880

Grock, [Adrien Wettach], Swiss clown/circus director

Birth
1880

Manuel Aza¤a y D¡az, PM/pres of 2nd Spanish republic (1936-39)

Birth
1880

Eduard M Meijers, Dutch lawyer (Short Cause)

Birth
1882

Charles Trowbridge, Vera Cruz Mexico, actor (Fatal Hour)

Birth
1883

Aleksei Tolstoi, Russian poet/writer (Pjotr Peroyj) [NS]

Birth
1883

Florence Reed, Phila, silent film actress (Dancing Girl)

Birth
1883

Francis X Bushman, Norfolk VA, silent film actor (Ben Hur)

Birth
1883

Fire at uninsured Newhall Hotel in Milwaukee, Wisconsin kills 71. General Tom Thumb of P T Barnum fame, escapes unhurt

Event
1884

James Philip Dunn, composer

Birth
1886

Jose Antonio de Donostia, composer

Birth