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 This day in History - May 10
478 Historic Events for May 10
1944

Jackie Lomax, Liverpool, rocker (Is This What You Want)

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1944

Anne-Marie Pisier

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1944

Abdul Kadir, cricketer (Pakistani batsman-keeper in 4 Tests 1964-65)

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1944

Marie-France Pisier, Daclat Vietnam, actress (Scruples, Midnight)

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1944

Chinese offensive in West-Yunnan

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1945

Justice Laws

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1945

Russian troops occupied Prague

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1945

Allies capture Rangoon from the Japanese

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1945

Pamelo Mounk'a, musician

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1946

Umberto II succeeds Victor Emmanuel III as king of Italy

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1946

Red Sox win 15th straight beat Yanks 5-4, DiMaggio hits Grand Slam

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1946

Maureen Lipman, actress (Educating Rita, Wonderworks)

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1946

Graham Gouldman, Manchester England, bassist (10cc-No Milk Today)

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1947

"Chocolate Soldier" closes at Century Theater NYC after 69 perfs

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1947

73rd Preakness: Doug Dodson aboard Faultless wins in 1:59

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1947

Dave Mason, Worcester England, singer/songwriter (We Just Disagree)

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1947

Jay Ferguson, Burbank Calif, rocker (Spirit-I Got A Line on You)

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1947

Meg Foster, Conn, actress (Sunshine, Cagney and Lacey)

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1947

Paul Nicholas Young, architect

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1948

1st attack by Egyptian irregular forces at Kfar Darom Israel

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1948

Christopher Gent, CEO (Vodafone Group)

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1948

Winston Churchill visits The Hague

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1950

1st Neth-US telex sent

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1950

John G Fletcher, US poet (Burning Mountain), dies

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1951

Steve Gunderson, (Rep-R-WI, 1981- )

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