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 This day in History - July 10
388 Historic Events for July 10
1936

112øF (44øC) at Martinsburg, West Virginia (state record

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1936

Jan Wincenty Hawel, composer

Birth
1936

Barbara B Kennelly, (Rep-D-Connecticut, 1982- )

Birth
1936

Phillies Chuck Klein becomes 4th to hit 4 HRs in a game

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1936

111øF (44øC) Phoenixville, Pennsylvania (state record)

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1937

Sandy Stewart, Phila Pa, singer (Sing Along With Mitch, Mr President)

Birth
1937

Dutch Django Reinhardts "Quintette, premieres in du Hot Club"

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1937

Johan[nes] B Schepers, Fries writer (Braga), dies at 71

Death
1937

Attilio Brugnoli, composer, dies at 56

Death
1938

"Yankee Clipper" completes 1st passenger flight over Atlantic

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1938

Howard Hughes flies around the world in 91 hours

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1939

Lawrence Pressman, Ky, actor (Man From Atlantis, Hellstrom Chronicle)

Birth
1940

Keith Stackpole, cricketer (aggressive Australian opener 1966-74)

Birth
1940

Dawid J "Dawie" de Villiers, S African minister of energy (1989- )

Birth
1940

German planes attack British ships in the Canal

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1940

Battle of Britain began as Nazi forces attacked by air (114 days)

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1940

Mills Watson, Oakland Calif, actor (Harper Valley PTA, BJ and Bear)

Birth
1940

Donald Francis Tovey, English musicologist/composer, dies at 64

Death
1941

Ferdinand "Jelly Roll" Morton, pioneer jazz pianist, dies in LA at 56

Death
1941

Ian Whitcomb, England, rocker (You Turn Me On)

Birth
1941

Pyotr Ilyich Klimuk, Poland, cosmonaut (Soyuz 13, 18B, 30)

Birth
1941

Robert Pine, Scarsdale NY, actor (Joe Getraer-CHiPs)

Birth
1942

Himmler orders sterilization of all Jewish woman in Ravensbruck Camp

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1942

Netherland's govt in exile (London) recognizes Soviet Union

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1943

Arthur Ashe, tennis pro (1968 US Open, 1975 Wimbledon)

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