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February 10th is the 41st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 324 days remaining until the end of the year (325 days in leap years).
On this page, we have placed information about February 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 February 10th
1893 Jimmy Durante (comedian, singer)
1894 Harold Macmillan (British Prime Minister 1957-1963)
1898 Bertold Brecht (poet, playwright, theater director)
1929 Jerry Goldsmith (composer)
1930 Robert Wagner (actor)
1937 Roberta Flack (singer-songwriter, pianist)
1944 Vinor Vinge (author)
1950 Mark Spitz (swimmer)
1951 Bob Iger (media executive)
1964 Glenn Beck (radio host, author, political commentator)
1967 Laura Dern (actress)
1971 Jeff Kinney (author - Wimpy Kid)
1976 Keeley Hawes (actress)
February 10th in History
1258 Mongols conquer Baghdad.
1763 France cedes Quebec to Britain.
1840 Queen Victoria marries Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha.
1861 Jefferson Davis is notified that he has been chosen as the provisional President of the Confederate States of America.
1906 Britain launches HMS Dreadnought, a revolutionary "all big gun" battleship.
1919 The former German region of North Schleswig votes to rejoin Denmark in a plebisicite.
1923 Texas Tech University founded.
1931 New Delhi becomes capital of India.
1940 Cartoon characters Tommy and Jerry debut.
1967 25th amendment to the US Constitution ratified, prohibits alcohol in the United States is ratified (dealing with Presidential succession).
1996 IBM chess supercomputer, Deep Blue, defeats Garry Kasparov.
2005 North Korea announces that it has nuclear weapons.
2009 Two satellites, Iridium 33 and Kosmos 2251, collide in orbit. Both are destroyed.
February 10th is also
Saint Scholastica Day (Catholicism)
Saint Paul's Shipwreck Day (Malta)
National Memorial Day of the Exiles and Foibe (Italy)
People born on February 10th are Aquarius
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