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 This day in History - January 10
432 Historic Events for January 10
1938

Ivan Twigden, English contractor/multi-millionaire (Twigden PLC)

Birth
1938

Willem de Vreese, Flemish linguist, dies at 68

Death
1938

Paul Vincent Carroll's "White Seed," premieres in NYC

Event
1938

Eduard van Beinum becomes world's 1st conductor at Concert Hall

Event
1938

Jean Anouilh's "La Sauvage," premieres in Paris

Event
1939

Julius Bittner, Austria composer (Missa Austriaca), dies at 64

Death
1939

Jameson Thomas, actor (Piccadilly, Farmer's Wife), dies at 50

Death
1939

Bill Toomey, Phila Pa, decathelete (Olympic-gold-68)

Birth
1939

Sal Mineo, NYC, actor (Exodus, Rebel Without a Cause)

Birth
1939

Bradman hits 186 SA v Qld before Christ catches him at short-leg

Event
1940

Harry Gant, NASCAR driver

Birth
1941

Joseph Kesselring's "Arsenic and Old Lace," premieres in NYC

Event
1941

Seyss-Inquart begins registration of Jews

Event
1941

Frank Bridge, English violinist/composer (Sea), dies at 61

Death
1941

Joseph Schmidlin, German church historian, murdered at 67

Death
1942

Jack Regan, broadcaster

Birth
1942

Japan invades North-Celebes, Neth Indies

Event
1942

Jim Croce, Phila, rock vocalist (Time in a Bottle)

Birth
1942

Walter Hill, director (48 Hours, Extreme Prejudice)

Birth
1942

Aleksandr Yakovlevich Petrushenko, Russia, cosmonaut

Birth
1943

Agustin P Justo y Rolon, pres Argentina (1931-38), dies at 66

Death
1943

1st US pres to visit a foreign country in wartime-FDR leaves for Casablanca, Morocco

Event
1943

J Arthur S Berson, Austrian meteorologist, dies at 83

Death
1943

Russian offensive against German 6th/4th Armies near Stalingrad

Event
1944

British troops conquer Maungdaw, Burma

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