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 This day in History - July 10
388 Historic Events for July 10
1927

Kevin O'Higgins, Irish Free State VP, assassinated

Death
1927

William Smithers, Richmond Va, actor (Witness, Peyton Place, Attack!)

Birth
1927

Don Revie, English soccer coach (Leeds, National team)

Birth
1928

Senator Milt Gaston hurls record tying 14-hit shutout

Event
1928

Jack Nel, cricketer (South African opening bat in 6 Tests 1949-57)

Birth
1929

Moe Norman, Kitchener Ont, Canadian Tour golfer (1966 Quebec Open)

Birth
1929

US issues newer, smaller-sized paper currency

Event
1929

In game between Pirates and Phillies 9 HRs hit 1 in each inning

Event
1930

Jacques Klein, Brazilian pianist

Birth
1931

Del Insko, harness racer (toothpick in mouth, 1969 money leader)

Birth
1931

Nick Adams, Nanticoke Pa, actor (Johnny Yuma-Rebel)

Birth
1931

Alice Munro, author (Dance of the Happy Shades)

Birth
1931

Julian May, US, sci-fi author (Golden Torc, Magnificat)

Birth
1932

Jack Burnett gets 9 hits, Eddie Rommel relieves in 2nd 18-17 victory in 18 as his A's beats Indians in longest relief job

Event
1932

Jrgen Becker, writer

Birth
1933

Jerry Herman, Broadway composer (Hello Dolly)

Birth
1933

Chuan-Kwang Yang, Taiwan, decathlete (Olympic-silver-1960)

Birth
1933

1st police radio system operated, Eastchester Township, NY

Event
1934

Munir Malik, Pakistani cricket pace bowler (3 Tests 1959-62)

Birth
1934

2nd All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 9-7 at Polo Grounds, New York

Event
1934

Carl Hubbell strikes out Ruth, Gehrig and Foxx in All star game

Event
1934

1st sitting US president to visit South America, FDR in Colombia

Event
1936

109øF (43øC) Cumberland and Frederick, Maryland (state record)

Event
1936

110øF (43øC) at Runyon, New Jersey (state record

Event
1936

New Straits Convention allows Turkish rearmament of Dardanelles

Event