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 This day in History - February 10
469 Historic Events for February 10
1950

Mark Spitz, Modesto Calif, swimmer (Oly-9 gold/silver/bronze-68, 72)

Birth
1950

Mike Rutherford, rocker (Genesis-Against All Odds, Mike and Mechanics)

Birth
1950

Armen Tigran Tigranyan, composer, dies at 70

Death
1951

Joseph Bovet, composer, dies at 71

Death
1951

"John and Marsha" by Stan Freberg peaks at #21

Event
1951

Roxanne Pulitzer, Glendale Calif, author (Prize Pulitzer)

Birth
1951

Shah of Persia marries 19 year old Soraja Esfandiara Bakhtiari

Event
1951

Zeudi Araya, Asmara Ethiopia, Miss Ethiopia (1969)

Birth
1952

Mike Varty, NFLer

Birth
1953

John Shirley, US, sci-fi author (Eclipse Penumbra, Eclipse Corona)

Birth
1953

Carl Joseph Stone, composer

Birth
1953

Men's Figure Skating Champion in Davos won by Hayes Alan Jenkins USA

Event
1953

Ladies Figure Skating Championship in Davos won by Tenley Albright USA

Event
1953

Ice Pairs Championship at Davos won by Jennifer and John Nicks of GRB

Event
1953

Ice Dance Championship at Davos won by Westwood and Demmy GRB

Event
1954

Men's Figure Skating Championship in Oslo won by Hayes Alan Jenkins US

Event
1954

Eisenhower warns against US intervention in Vietnam

Event
1954

Ice Dance Championship at Oslo won by Jean Westwood/Lawrence Demmy GRB

Event
1954

Ice Pairs Championship at Oslo won by Frances Dafoe/Norris Bowden CAN

Event
1954

Ladies Figure Skating Championship in Oslo won by Gundi Busch GER

Event
1955

Greg[ory John] Norman, Queensland Australia, PGA golfer (1984 Kemper)

Birth
1955

Lusia Mae Harris, Minter City Miss, basketball player (Oly-silver-76)

Birth
1956

Elvis Presley records "Heartbreak Hotel" for RCA

Event
1956

"My Friend Flicka" premieres on CBS (later NBC) TV

Event
1957

Southern Christian Leadership Conference forms

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