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 This day in History - January 10
432 Historic Events for January 10
1887

Robinson Jeffers, US, poet/playwright (Tamar and Other Poems, Medea)

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1888

Emile van Bosch, Dutch revue/operetta-artist (Fair Folks)

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1888

Grock, Switzerland, clown

Birth
1889

Martin Andreas Udbye, composer, dies at 68

Death
1889

Ivory Coast declared a protectorate of France

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1890

Douglas MacLean, Phila, silent film comedian/producer (Going Up)

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1890

Ernest Milton, SF CA, actor (Cat Girl, Fiddler's Three)

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1890

Pope Leo XIII publishes encyclical Sapientiae Christianae

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1890

Edward Macdowell's "Lancelot and Elaine," premieres

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1891

Jos Speybrouck, Flemish painter

Birth
1892

Dumas Malone, Miss, historian (Jefferson and His Time)

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1892

Heinrich Ludwig Egmont Dorn, composer, dies at 91

Death
1893

Richard Drigo's ballet "Magic Flute" premieres, St Petersburg

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1894

Reginald Denham, London, Broadway director (Obsession, The Bad Seed)

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1895

Benjamin Louis Paul Godard, composer, dies at 45

Death
1897

Henrik Ibsen's "John Gabriel Borkman," premieres in Helsingfors

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1897

Vincent d'Indy's "Istar" premieres in Amsterdam and Brussels

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1897

Albert Moeschinger, composer

Birth
1898

Sergei M Eisenstein, Russian director (Alexandr Nevski) [OS]

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1899

Gerard Keller, Dutch writer (Vlugmaren), dies at 69

Death
1900

Lord Roberts and Lord Kitchener reach Capetown

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1901

Oil discovered in Texas

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1901

Pauline Starke, Joplin MO, actress (Dante's Inferno, Dance Magic)

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1902

Alphons Diepenbrock's "Te Deum" premieres (Amsterdam)

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1903

Jens A Schade, Danish writer (Schadebogen, Losses Híjsang)

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