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Aug 10, 1942

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Events:


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History Facts:


10-08-1809 Ecuador declares independence from Spain (National Day)
10-08-1821 Missouri becomes 24th state
10-08-1846 Smithsonian Institute established
10-08-1866 Transatlantic cable laid - Pres Buchanan spoke to Queen Victoria
10-08-1945 Robert Goddard father of American rocketry dies
10-08-1948 ABC enters network TV at 7 PM - WJZ NY
10-08-1960 Discoverer 13 launched into orbit; returned 1st object from space
10-08-1965 Joe Engle in X-15 reaches 82 km
10-08-1966 Lunar Orbiter 1 launched
10-08-1973 1st BART train travels thru transbay tube to Montgomery St Station
10-08-1981 Pete Rose tops Stan Musial's NL record of 3630 hits
10-08-1986 Billy Martin day Yanks retire #1

Famous Birthdays:


10-08-1874 Herbert Hoover, (R) 31st Pres (1929-1933)
10-08-1900 Norma Shearer
10-08-1910 Angus Campbell, psychologist, sociologist
10-08-1916 Noah Beery Jr., Actor (Tugboat Annie)
10-08-1923 Rhonda Fleming, in Hollywood Calif
10-08-1924 Martha Hyer
10-08-1925 Mike Douglas, TV Host
10-08-1928 Eddie Fisher, singer
10-08-1933 Jerry Falwell, Evangelist
10-08-1938 Diana Muldaur
10-08-1942 Betsy Johnson
10-08-1943 Ronnie Spector, NYC

Date Format By Country

Afghanistan, Japan : 1942-08-10
Argentina, Bahrain, Barbados, Bolivia, Brunei, Cape Verde, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Indonesia, Jamaica, Jordan, Kuwait, Laos, Lebanon, Libya, Malaysia, Malta, Moldova, Mexico, Monaco, Morocco, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Oman, Palau, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Qatar, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Singapore, Sudan, Suriname, Syria, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zimbabwe : 10-08-1942
Federated States of Micronesia : 08-10-1942
Australia, Belize : 10-08-1942 or 08-10-1942
Macau, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Sri Lanka, United Kingdom : 1942-08-10 or 10-08-1942
Albania : 1942-08-10 or 10/08/1942
Algeria, Brazil, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Thailand : 10/08/1942
Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bulgaria, Georgia, Greenland, Iceland, Kyrgyzstan, Liechtenstein, Macedonia, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkey : 10.08.1942
Austria : 10.8.1942 or 10.8.42 or 10. August 1942 or 10. August 42
Bangladesh : 10-08-42 or 42-08-10
Belgium : 10-08-1942
Turkmenistan : 10.08.1942 or 10.08.42
Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia : 10. 8. 1942. or 10. August 1942.
Czech Republic : 10. 8. 1942 or 10. August 1942
Cambodia : 1942-08-10 or 10-08-1942
Canada : 10-08-1942 or 1942 08 10 or 10/08/42 or Aug/10/1942 or Aug 10, 1942 or August 10, 1942 or August-10-42 or 1942-08-10 or 10 August 1942
China, Lithuania, Taiwan - Republic of China : 1942-08-10
Denmark : 10-08-1942 or 10-08-42 or 1942-08-10 or 19420810 or 10. August 1942 or 10/8-42 or 10/8-1942
Estonia : 10.8.1942 or 10. August 1942
Finland, Serbia : 10.8.1942 or 10. August 1942
France, Ireland : 10/08/1942 or 10-08-1942
Germany : 10.08.42 or 10.8.42 or 10.08.1942 or 10.8.1942 or 1942-08-10 or 10. August 1942
Hong Kong : 10/08/42 or 10/8/42 or 10/08/1942 or 10/8/1942 or 1942/08/10
Hungary : 1942. 08. 10.
India : 10-08-1942 or 19420810 or 1942 08 10 or 1942-08-10
Iran : 1942/08/10 or 42/8/10 or 1942-08-10 or 10 August 1942
Kazakhstan : 1942.10.08 or 10.08.1942 or 10.08.42
Kenya : 42/08/10 or 10/08/1942 or 8/10/1942
Korea : 1942.08.10 or 1942/08/10
Latvia : 10.08.1942 or 1942.08.10
Luxembourg : 10/08/1942 or 10.8.1942
Maldives : th 1942f August, 1942 or 10.08.1942 or 10.08.42 or 10/08/42 or 10/08/1942 or 10-08-42 or 10-08-1942
Mongolia : 1942.08.10
Montenegro : 10.8.1942
Netherlands : 10-08-42 or 10-08-1942 or 10 August 42 or 10 August 1942
Nigeria : 10/08/42
Norway : 10.08.1942 or 100842 or 1942-08-10 or 10/8-42
Pakistan, Spain : 10/08/42 or 10/08/1942
Philippines : August 10, 1942 or 10-08-1942
Portugal : 10/08/1942 or 10-08-1942 or 1942-08-10
Poland : 10.08.1942
Romania : 10.08.1942 or 10-Aug-1942
Russia : 10.08.1942 or 10.08.42
Saudi Arabia : 10/08/1942 or 08/10/1942
Slovakia : 10. 08. 1942
Slovenia : 1942.08.10 or 10.8.1942 or 10. August 1942
South Africa : 1942-08-10 or 10/8/42
Sweden : 1942-08-10 or 10/8 1942 or 10/8 -42 or 10.08.1942
Ukraine : 10.08.42 or 10.08.1942 or 10/08/1942
United States of America : 08/10/42 or 08/10/1942 or 10 August 1942 or 10 Aug 1942 or 1942-08-10
Uzbekistan : 10.08.1942 or 10/08 1942

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