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 This day in History - June 10
438 Historic Events for June 10
1832

Nikolaus A Otto, German technician (gas motor, otto motor)

Birth
1832

Jules VallŠs, French journalist/communard/author (L'insurg‚)

Birth
1834

Antonius van Gils, RC theologist (against Relief), dies at 75

Death
1834

HMS Beagle/Charles Darwin sails Pacific Ocean

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1834

Hendrik Pierson, Dutch theologist (HP Foundation)

Birth
1835

Constant A Serrure, Flemish historian

Birth
1835

Ferdinand IV SMJJBFLGRRJ, ruler of Toscane

Birth
1836

Yamaoka Tesshu, Japanese swordsman/master of kendo

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1836

Andr‚ M AmpŠre, French mathematician/physicist (Amp), dies

Death
1838

Meyer E van Beem, actor (Black Venus)

Birth
1839

Nathaniel Pryor, sgt of Lewis and Clark Expedition, dies

Death
1840

Thomas Fentress Toon, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1902

Birth
1843

Heinrich von Herzogenberg, composer

Birth
1844

J Albert Neuhuys, Dutch painter (Haagse school)

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1844

Karl Hagenbeck, German animal trainer (Von Tieren und Menschen)

Birth
1846

Robert Thomson obtains an English patent on a rubber tire

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1847

Paul Alexis, French writer (Soir‚es de M‚dan)

Birth
1847

Chicago Tribune begins publishing

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1848

1st telegraph link between NYC and Chicago

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1848

Battle at Vicenza: Austrians beat Sardinia-Piemonte

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1849

Friedrich Wilhelm Michael Kalkbrenner, composer, dies at 63

Death
1850

Millard Fillmore sworn-in as president of US (replacing Taylor)

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1854

Georg F B Reiman proposes that space is curved

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1857

England passes an act putting Canada on the decimal currency system

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1859

Jacques F H Perk, Dutch poet (Iris, Wood Song)

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