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 This day in History - July 10
388 Historic Events for July 10
1920

David Brinkley, Wilmington NC, NBC news anchor (Huntley-Brinkley)

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1920

Owen Chamberlain, physicist/co-discoverer (antiproton, Nobel-1959)

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1920

Eug‚nie M de Montijo y de Guzman, Emperor of France, dies at 94

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1921

Revaz Il'yich Lagidze, composer

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1921

Jake LaMotta, Bronx, middleweight boxing champ (1949-51) (Raging Bull)

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1921

Eunice Shriver, founder (Special Olympics)

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1921

Jeff Donnell, South Windham Maine, actor (Gidget Goes to Rome)

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1921

[Leopold J] Paul Cammermans, Flemish actor (Getatoe‰erde Rose)

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1922

Derek Prouse, writer actor/film festival director (Le Scandale)

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1922

Herb McKenley, Jamaica, 4 X 400m relay runner (Olympic-gold-1952)

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1923

Jean Kerr, Scranton Pa, novelist (Please Don't Eat the Daisies)

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1923

All non-fascist parties dissolved in Italy

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1923

2-pound hailstones kill 23 and many cattle (Rostov, Russia)

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1924

Railroad worker strike ends in Amsterdam

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1924

Denmark takes Greenland as Norway ends claim

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1924

Johannes B van Heutsz, gov-gen of Dutch Indies (1904-09), dies at 73

Death
1925

Dorothea Hochletiner, Austria, giant slalom (Olympic-bronze-1956)

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1925

Jury selection took place in John T Scopes evolution trial

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1925

USSR's official news agency TASS forms

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1926

30th US Golf Open: Bobby Jones shoots a 293 at Scioto CC in Ohio

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1926

Carleton Carpenter, Bennington Vt, actor (Up Periscope, Summer Stock)

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1926

Fred Gwynne, NYC, actor (Car 54 Where Are You, Munsters)

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1926

Lake Denmark, NJ arsenal explodes, kills 21, $75m damage

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1927

David Norman Dinkins, (1st black Mayor-D-NYC, 1990-93)

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1927

Paul Whr, writer

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