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 This day in History - June 10
438 Historic Events for June 10
1934

USSR and Romania regain diplomatic relations

Event
1934

Nicolas Roussakis, composer

Birth
1935

Dr Robert Smith and William Wilson of Akron form Alcoholics Anonymous

Event
1935

Tom Pendry, MP (Labour)

Birth
1936

Graham Carleton Greene, literary agent

Birth
1937

Richard Foreman, NYC, theatrical director (Daily Life)

Birth
1938

Charlie Barnett makes 98 by lunch v Australia at Trent Bridge

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1939

Guy Harwood, horse trainer

Birth
1939

Alexandra Stewart, Montr‚al, actress (In Praise of Older Women)

Birth
1939

Barney Bear, cartoon character, by MGM, debuts

Event
1940

Italy declares war on France and Britain during WW II

Event
1940

Norway surrenders to nazis

Event
1940

John William Stevens, jazz drummer

Birth
1940

French government moves to Bordeaux

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1940

German "Dutch Q-ship Atlantis" sinks Norwegian tanker

Event
1940

German 5th Armour division occupies Rouen

Event
1941

Soraya Khashoogi, Leicester England, wife (Adrian Khashoogi)

Birth
1941

Herschel Mayall, actor (Tale of 2 Cities), dies at 78

Death
1941

Marcus Garvey, US black leader (Back to Africa Movement), dies at 52

Death
1941

Harry Muskee, Dutch rock vocalist (Cuby and Blizzards)

Birth
1941

Jurgen Prochnow, actor (Das Boot)

Birth
1941

Shirley Owens Alston, Passaic NJ, singer (Shirelles-Soldier Boy)

Birth
1942

Nazis burn village of Lidice Bohemia, as reprisal of killing Heydrich

Event
1942

Massacre at Lidice (Czechoslovakia), Gestapo kills 173

Event
1942

Jean Van Royen, Sect-Gen of Concentration Camp Amersfoort, dies at 63

Death