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Events of August 10th:
August 10th is the 222nd day of the year (223rd day in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 143 days remaining until the end of the year.
On this page, we have placed information about August 10th, including famous people born on, historical events that occurred on, holidays and observances that fall on, and astrological connections of, this day.
Famous People born on August 10th:
1874 Herbert Hoover (31st US President)
1889 Charles Darrow (creator of the Monopoly board game)
1909 Leo Fender (inventor, electric guitar pioneer)
1939 Kate O'Mara (actress)
1943 Ronnie Spector (singer - The Ronettes)
1947 Ian Anderson (singer, musician - Jethro Tull)
1959 Rosanna Arquette (actress)
1960 Antonio Banderas (actor)
1963 Andrew Sullivan (journalist)
1966 Charlie Dimmock (gardener, TV host)
1967 Lorraine Pearson (singer - Five Star)
1967 Riddick Bowe (boxer)
1971 Roy Keane (soccer player and manager)
1971 Justin Theroux (actor)
1982 Devon Aoki (model, actress)
August 10th in History:
1675 Foundation stone of Royal Observatory laid in Greenwich, London.
1793 Musée du Louvre opens in Paris.
1821 Missouri admitted as 24th US state.
1948 Candid Camera makes its television debut.
1961 US Army begins using Agent Orange in Vietnam.
1962 Superhero Spider-Man debuts in Amazing Fantasy #15.
August 10th is also:
Independence Day (Ecuador)
Feast of Saint Lawrence (Catholicism)
People born on August 10th are Leo
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