What Happened On 10th July 1980 In History

July 10th (1980) was a Thursday. It's the 191st day of the year (192nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 174 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 10th July, 1980

  • » Alexandra Palace burns down for a second time.

Famous Birthdays on July 10 in 1980

  • » Thomas Ian Nicholas, American actor, singer, and producer
  • » Alejandro Millán, Mexican singer-songwriter and keyboard player (Elfonía and Stream of Passion)
  • » Adam Petty, American race car driver (d. 2000)
  • » James Rolfe (filmmaker) e.g James Rolfe, American actor, director, and producer
  • » Jessica Simpson, American singer-songwriter, actress, and fashion designer
  • » Han Eun-jung, South Korean actress

July 10th Famous Deaths for 1980

  • » Joseph Krumgold, American author and screenwriter (b. 1908)

July 10th Holidays in History

  • » Armed Forces Day Mauritania known as Armed Forces Day (Mauritania)
  • » National Day of Commemoration (Ireland)
  • » Christian Calendar of saints called Feast Day:
  • » Amalberga of Maubeuge
  • » Canute IV of Denmark
  • » Saints Rufina and Secunda known as Rufina and Secunda
  • » Felicitas of Rome named Seven Brothers
  • » July 10 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » Independence Day, celebrates the independence of the Bahamas from the United Kingdom in 1973
  • » Silence Day (Followers of Meher Baba)
  • » List of U.S. states by date of statehood called Statehood Day (Wyoming)
  • » Nikola Tesla Day

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World History for the 10th July