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Jan 10, 2018

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It happened 5 Months and 13 Days ago.
The Unix Timestamp is 1515542400.

Events:


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History Facts:


10-01-1776 Thomas Paine's "Common Sense" published
10-01-1806 Dutch in Capetown surrender to British
10-01-1840 Penny Post mail system is started
10-01-1861 Florida becomes 3rd state to secede from US
10-01-1863 1st underground railway opens in London
10-01-1911 Honduras signs treaty turning over customs to US (not ratified)
10-01-1920 League of Nations established
10-01-1932 Mickey Mouse & Silly Symphony comics syndicated
10-01-1944 1st mobile electric power plant delivered Phila
10-01-1945 Los Angeles Railway (with 5 streetcar lines) forced to close
10-01-1946 UN General Assembly meets for 1st time
10-01-1946 US Army establishes 1st radar contact with moon Belmar NJ
10-01-1949 1st Jewish family show - The Goldberg's begin
10-01-1951 1st jet passenger trip made
10-01-1964 That Was The Week That Was premiers
10-01-1969 USSR's Venera 6 launched for parachute landing on Venus
10-01-1970 Preview Center Opens
10-01-1977 20th hat trick in Islander history - Bobby Nystrom
10-01-1978 Pedro Joaqu¬°n Chamorro of La Prensa assassinated in Managua
10-01-1978 Soyuz 27 is launched

Famous Birthdays:


10-01-1738 Ethan Allen, Revolutionary War fighter (lead the Green Mtn Boys)
10-01-1877 Frederick Gardner Cottrell, invented elecrostatic precipitator
10-01-1880 Manuel Azasa y Diaz, P.M. and president of 2nd Spanish republic
10-01-1883 Florence Reed, silent film Actress (The Dancing Girl)
10-01-1883 Francis X. Bushman, silent film Actor (The Spy's Defeat)
10-01-1887 Robinson Jeffers, American poet and playwright (Tamar & Other Poems)
10-01-1888 Grock, Swiss clown
10-01-1904 Ray Bolger, dancer and Actor (Once in Love with Amy and Wizard of Oz)
10-01-1910 Galina Ulanova, Russian ballerina
10-01-1926 June Haver
10-01-1927 Gisele MacKenzie, in Winnipeg Manitoba
10-01-1927 Johnnie Ray, pop singer
10-01-1938 Willie McCovey, baseball player
10-01-1945 Rod Stewart, singer
10-01-1949 George Foreman, world heavyweight boxing champ (1973-74)
10-01-1953 Pat Benatar, in Brooklyn--Hell is for Children

Date Format By Country

Afghanistan, Japan : 2018-01-10
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 : 10-01-2018
Federated States of Micronesia : 01-10-2018
Australia, Belize : 10-01-2018 or 01-10-2018
Macau, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Sri Lanka, United Kingdom : 2018-01-10 or 10-01-2018
Albania : 2018-01-10 or 10/01/2018
Algeria, Brazil, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Thailand : 10/01/2018
Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bulgaria, Georgia, Greenland, Iceland, Kyrgyzstan, Liechtenstein, Macedonia, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkey : 10.01.2018
Austria : 10.1.2018 or 10.1.18 or 10. January 2018 or 10. January 18
Bangladesh : 10-01-18 or 18-01-10
Belgium : 10-01-2018
Turkmenistan : 10.01.2018 or 10.01.18
Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia : 10. 1. 2018. or 10. January 2018.
Czech Republic : 10. 1. 2018 or 10. January 2018
Cambodia : 2018-01-10 or 10-01-2018
Canada : 10-01-2018 or 2018 01 10 or 10/01/18 or Jan/10/2018 or Jan 10, 2018 or January 10, 2018 or January-10-18 or 2018-01-10 or 10 January 2018
China, Lithuania, Taiwan - Republic of China : 2018-01-10
Denmark : 10-01-2018 or 10-01-18 or 2018-01-10 or 20180110 or 10. January 2018 or 10/1-18 or 10/1-2018
Estonia : 10.1.2018 or 10. January 2018
Finland, Serbia : 10.1.2018 or 10. January 2018
France, Ireland : 10/01/2018 or 10-01-2018
Germany : 10.01.18 or 10.1.18 or 10.01.2018 or 10.1.2018 or 2018-01-10 or 10. January 2018
Hong Kong : 10/01/18 or 10/1/18 or 10/01/2018 or 10/1/2018 or 2018/01/10
Hungary : 2018. 01. 10.
India : 10-01-2018 or 20180110 or 2018 01 10 or 2018-01-10
Iran : 2018/01/10 or 18/1/10 or 2018-01-10 or 10 January 2018
Kazakhstan : 2018.10.01 or 10.01.2018 or 10.01.18
Kenya : 18/01/10 or 10/01/2018 or 1/10/2018
Korea : 2018.01.10 or 2018/01/10
Latvia : 10.01.2018 or 2018.01.10
Luxembourg : 10/01/2018 or 10.1.2018
Maldives : th 2018f January, 2018 or 10.01.2018 or 10.01.18 or 10/01/18 or 10/01/2018 or 10-01-18 or 10-01-2018
Mongolia : 2018.01.10
Montenegro : 10.1.2018
Netherlands : 10-01-18 or 10-01-2018 or 10 January 18 or 10 January 2018
Nigeria : 10/01/18
Norway : 10.01.2018 or 100118 or 2018-01-10 or 10/1-18
Pakistan, Spain : 10/01/18 or 10/01/2018
Philippines : January 10, 2018 or 10-01-2018
Portugal : 10/01/2018 or 10-01-2018 or 2018-01-10
Poland : 10.01.2018
Romania : 10.01.2018 or 10-Jan-2018
Russia : 10.01.2018 or 10.01.18
Saudi Arabia : 10/01/2018 or 01/10/2018
Slovakia : 10. 01. 2018
Slovenia : 2018.01.10 or 10.1.2018 or 10. January 2018
South Africa : 2018-01-10 or 10/1/18
Sweden : 2018-01-10 or 10/1 2018 or 10/1 -18 or 10.01.2018
Ukraine : 10.01.18 or 10.01.2018 or 10/01/2018
United States of America : 01/10/18 or 01/10/2018 or 10 January 2018 or 10 Jan 2018 or 2018-01-10
Uzbekistan : 10.01.2018 or 10/01 2018

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