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 This day in History - June 10
438 Historic Events for June 10
1903

Dragia, Queen of Serbia, assassinated

Death
1903

Alexander I, King of Serbia are assassinated

Death
1903

Theo Lingen, German director/actor (M, Charm of La Boheme) [or Jun 19]

Birth
1904

Frederick Loewe, composer (Learner and Loewe)

Birth
1905

1st forest fire lookout tower placed in operation, Greenville, Me

Event
1906

Janos Viski, composer

Birth
1908

Ernst B Chain, German chemist/bacteriologist (penicillin, Nobel 1945)

Birth
1908

Brinsley Ford, CEO (National Art Collections Fund)

Birth
1908

1st flying club, Aeronautical Society of NY, opens

Event
1909

Erwin Dressel, composer

Birth
1910

Howlin' Wolf, [Chester Arthur Burnett], harmonica (Big City Blues)

Birth
1910

Robert Still, composer

Birth
1911

C P "Chilla" Christ, cricketer (Qld spinner late 30's)

Birth
1911

Terence Rattigan, playwright (Winslow Boy, Browning Version)

Birth
1911

Queen Wilhelmina opens Rembrandt house in Amsterdam

Event
1911

Ralph Kirkpatrick, Leominster MA, harpsichordist (Domenico Scarlatti)

Birth
1912

William Gordon Harris, civil engineer

Birth
1912

Leslie Brown, Bishop (St Edmundsbury and Ipswich)

Birth
1913

Van Carlyle Wilton-Davies, archdeacon Emeritus (Oxford)

Birth
1913

Wilbur J Cohen, 1st employee of Social Security System

Birth
1913

John Edmunds, composer

Birth
1913

Thor Johnson, Wisconsin Rapids Wisconsin, conductor (Cin Symph 1958)

Birth
1913

Tikhon Nikoleyevich Khrennikov, composer

Birth
1914

Saul Bellow, Lachine Quebec, author (Mr Sammler's Planet, Nobel 1976)

Birth
1914

Polly Hill, Dr/anthropologist

Birth