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 This day in History - August 10
435 Historic Events for August 10
1914

Royal Nationally Steuncomit‚ forms

Event
1914

Jeff Corey, NYC, actor (Getting Straight, Superman and Mole Men)

Birth
1916

Turks annex Persian city Hamadan from Russia

Event
1916

John Clark, Hampton IA, actor (Graveyard of Horror)

Birth
1919

Ukrainian National Army massacres 25 Jews in Podolia Ukraine

Event
1919

Elizabeth Thomas, literary consultant

Birth
1920

Turkish Govt renounces its claim to Israel, recognizes British mandate

Event
1920

Allies recognize Poland, Czechoslovakia and Romania

Event
1920

William "Red" Holzman, NBA coach (NY Knickerbockers, 754 wins)

Birth
1920

Treaty of SŠvres (Allies and Turkey)

Event
1921

Leonard Lickorish, dir-gen (British Tourist Authority)

Birth
1921

FDR stricken with polio at summer home on Canadian Is of Campobello

Event
1921

John M Martin, last confederate congress member, dies

Death
1923

Fred Ridgway, England cricket pace bowler (1951-52 Indian tour)

Birth
1923

Rhonda Fleming, [Marilyn Louis], Hollywood Calif, actress (Spellbound)

Birth
1923

Gillian Brown, diplomat

Birth
1924

Martha Hyer, TX, actress (Day of the Wolves, Night of the Grizzly)

Birth
1925

Alastair Webster Mackie, poet/teacher

Birth
1925

George Cooper, general

Birth
1925

Hurricane strikes Borculo, 4 die

Event
1925

Lawrence Byford, HM Chief Inspector of Constabulary

Birth
1926

Marie-Claire Alain, French organist/composer

Birth
1926

Edwin James Nairn Carr, composer

Birth
1926

Italian-Spanish peace treaty signed

Event
1928

Eddie Fisher, Phila Pa, singer (Oh My Papa, Lady of Spain)

Birth