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 This day in History - May 10
478 Historic Events for May 10
1926

52nd Preakness: John Maiben aboard Display wins in 1:59.8

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1928

WGY, Schenectady begins regular TV programming

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1929

Marquess of Downshire

Birth
1929

Fats Domino, rocker (Blueberry Hill)

Birth
1929

55th Preakness: Louis Schaefer aboard Dr Freeland wins in 2:01.6

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1929

64th British Golf Open: Walter Hagen shoots a 292 at Muirfield Gullane

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1929

Brian Corby, CEO (Prudential)

Birth
1930

Pat Summerall, NFLer (NY Giants)/sportscaster (CBS)/alchoholic

Birth
1930

Clarrie Grimmett takes 10 for 37 v Yorkshire at Sheffield

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1930

1st US planetarium opens (Adler-Chicago)

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1930

June Knox-Mawer, British radio host/novelist (World of Islands)

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1931

Golf ball size hail falls in Burlington NJ

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1931

Lord Michael Mustill, of Pateley Bridge, Lord Justice of Appeal

Birth
1932

Earl of Rothes

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1932

Senate chairman Albert Lebrun becomes president of France

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1932

Government declares "Wilhelmus" Neth national anthem

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1932

Francoise Fabian, Hussein Dey Algeria, actress (Happy New Year)

Birth
1933

Barbara Taylor Bradford, author

Birth
1933

Deutsche Arbeitsfront (DAF) forms

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1933

Suriname worker's union leader A de Come banish to Netherlands

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1933

Paraguay declares war on Bolivia

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1933

Nazis stage public book burnings in Germany

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1934

William Lithgow, Scottish industrialist/multi-millionaire

Birth
1934

Cliff Wilson, snooker player

Birth
1935

Larry Williams, rocker

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