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 This day in History - May 10
478 Historic Events for May 10
1935

Henry Fambrough, US singer (Spinners)

Birth
1936

Anthony Mullens, British Lt-Gen (Deputy chief of defense)

Birth
1936

Gary Owens, Mitchell SD, disc jockey/TV host (Laugh In, Gong Show)

Birth
1936

Michael Stone, English broker/multi-millionaire (Man Group)

Birth
1936

Trevor Clay, Gen-Sec (Royal College of Nursing)

Birth
1936

Nahas Pasja becomes premier of Egypt

Event
1936

Manuel Aza¤a elected president of Spain

Event
1937

Jim Hickman, baseball player (Mets, Dodgers, Cubs)

Birth
1937

Tamara Press, USSR, shot putter/discus thrower (Oly-gold-60)

Birth
1937

Johannes Walter, German geologist (Die Denudation in Wste), dies

Death
1937

Arthur Kopit, US, playwright (Day Whores Came Out to Play Tennis)

Birth
1937

Busmen strike in London

Event
1938

Percy McAlister, cricketer (8 Tests, punches Clem Hill in 1912), dies

Death
1938

Banning speech on anti-fascism demonstration in Amsterdam

Event
1938

Philip Gordon Winsor, composer

Birth
1938

Michael Shea, director (Hanson Trust)/Queen's press sect

Birth
1938

Merritt Ranew, baseball player

Birth
1938

Maxim Shostakovich, Leningrad Russia, conductor (Atlanta Symph)

Birth
1938

Manuel Santana, tennis player (US Open 1965)

Birth
1938

Peter Davies, Major-General/Director-General (RSPCA)

Birth
1940

French troops arrive in Zealand/Brabant Netherlands

Event
1940

Nazi armies attack Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg

Event
1940

Winston Churchill succeeds Neville Chamberlain as British PM

Event
1940

Taurean Blacque, actor (Neal Washington-Hill Street Blues)

Birth
1940

Arthur Alexander, US singer/songwriter (Lonely Just Like Me)

Birth