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Oct 10, 2018

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It happened 12 Days ago.
The Unix Timestamp is 1539129600.

Events:


Music Day promotes awareness of the cultural, learning and global importance of music within society.
The aim of Porridge Day is to raise money for charities (primarily Mary's Meals) who provide nutritious daily meals and education to starving children in...
World Mental Health Day was established in 1992 by the World Federation for Mental Health. In some countries...
World Homeless Day was born out of discussions between aid workers around the world, all of whom were helping the homeless in their own countries. The aim and...
Bakery and cake decoration are popular hobbies, and Cake Decorating Day is all about going wild. Cupcake culture suggests that we all need to be making edible...
It's no secret that many women love handbags, sometimes perhaps a little too much, but who would have thought that it would ever get to the point where an...
Hug a Drummer Day is celebrated all around the world in order to pay tribute to and show appreciation for the drummers in bands. Because drummers sit at the...

History Facts:


10-10-1845 US Naval academy opens at Annapolis Maryland
10-10-1846 Neptune's moon Triton discovered by William Lassell
10-10-1886 1st dinner jacket worn to autumn ball at Tuxedo Park NY (the tuxedo)
10-10-1904 Yanks 2 games out play 1st place Red Sox on final day doubleheader. Also 41 game winner Chesbro loses the 1st game & chance at pennent
10-10-1911 China Revolutionaries under Sun Yat-sen overthrew Manchu dynasty
10-10-1913 Pacific & Atl mix as engineers blow Gamboa Dam opening Panama Canal
10-10-1920 Bill Wambsganns unassisted world series triple play
10-10-1933 1st synthetic detergent for home use marketed
10-10-1935 George Gershwin's Porgy & Bess opens in NY
10-10-1937 Yanks beat Giants 4 games to 1 in the world series
10-10-1938 Germany completed annexation of Czechoslovakia's Sudetenland.
10-10-1943 Chiang Kai-shek took the oath of office as president of China.
10-10-1951 Yanks beat Giants 4 games to 2 in the world series
10-10-1956 On Skowron's grand slammer Yanks beat Dodgers 9-0 in series game 7
10-10-1957 Braves Lew Burdette beats Yankees 3 times in 1 world series
10-10-1957 Pres Eisenhower apologized to finance minister of Ghana Komla Agbeli Gbdemah after he was refused service in a Dover Del. restaurant
10-10-1960 Ron Stewart of Ottawa rushes for CFL-record 287 yards.
10-10-1963 treaty banning atmospheric nuclear tests signed by US UK USSR.
10-10-1964 18th Summer Olympic Games opened in Tokyo.
10-10-1970 Fiji gains independence from Britain (National Day).
10-10-1973 VP Spiro T. Agnew pleads no contest to tax evasion & resigns.
10-10-1973 Vice-Pres. Agnew resigns after conviction for income-tax evasion.
10-10-1975 Israel formally signs Sinai accord with Egypt
10-10-1976 NJ Meadowlands' Giant's Stadium opens
10-10-1978 Yanks & Dodgers play in World Series # 75
10-10-1978 Pres Carter signs a bill authorizing the Susan B. Anthony dollar.
10-10-1980 4 500 people die when a pair of earthquakes struck NW Algeria
10-10-1980 Yanks lost 4-2 & are swept by Royals in the AL Championship series
10-10-1980 Very Large Array (VLA) radio telescope network dedicated
10-10-1982 Pope John Paul II proclaimed Rev. M Kolbe who volunteered to die in place of another inmate at Auschwitz concentration camp a saint
10-10-1985 US fighter jets force Egyptian plane carrying hijackers of Italian ship Achille Lauro to land in Italy gunmen were placed in custody

Famous Birthdays:


10-10-1731 Henry Cavendish, English physicist, chemist
10-10-1738 Benjamin West, painter
10-10-1813 Giuseppe Verdi, composer of operas (Rigoletto, Aida, Otello)
10-10-1830 Emily Dickinson, poet
10-10-1861 Fridtjof Nansen, Norweg. Arctic explorer, humanitarian (Nobel 1922)
10-10-1892 Ivo Andric, Yugoslav novelist (Bridge on the Drina) (Nobel '61)
10-10-1895 Lin Yu-t'ang, Chinese writer (My Country & My People)
10-10-1900 Helen Hayes, Actress (Caesar & Cleopatra, Happy Birthday)
10-10-1924 James Clavell, author (Tai Pan, Shogun)
10-10-1930 Harold Pinter, playwright
10-10-1930 Adlai Stevenson III, (D-Sen-Ill)
10-10-1946 Ben Vereen, dancer, Actor, singer
10-10-1955 David Lee Roth, rocker
10-10-1958 Tanya Tucker, in Seminole Texas, country singer

Date Format By Country

Afghanistan, Japan : 2018-10-10
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 : 10-10-2018
Federated States of Micronesia : 10-10-2018
Australia, Belize : 10-10-2018 or 10-10-2018
Macau, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Sri Lanka, United Kingdom : 2018-10-10 or 10-10-2018
Albania : 2018-10-10 or 10/10/2018
Algeria, Brazil, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Thailand : 10/10/2018
Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bulgaria, Georgia, Greenland, Iceland, Kyrgyzstan, Liechtenstein, Macedonia, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkey : 10.10.2018
Austria : 10.10.2018 or 10.10.18 or 10. October 2018 or 10. October 18
Bangladesh : 10-10-18 or 18-10-10
Belgium : 10-10-2018
Turkmenistan : 10.10.2018 or 10.10.18
Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia : 10. 10. 2018. or 10. October 2018.
Czech Republic : 10. 10. 2018 or 10. October 2018
Cambodia : 2018-10-10 or 10-10-2018
Canada : 10-10-2018 or 2018 10 10 or 10/10/18 or Oct/10/2018 or Oct 10, 2018 or October 10, 2018 or October-10-18 or 2018-10-10 or 10 October 2018
China, Lithuania, Taiwan - Republic of China : 2018-10-10
Denmark : 10-10-2018 or 10-10-18 or 2018-10-10 or 20181010 or 10. October 2018 or 10/10-18 or 10/10-2018
Estonia : 10.10.2018 or 10. October 2018
Finland, Serbia : 10.10.2018 or 10. October 2018
France, Ireland : 10/10/2018 or 10-10-2018
Germany : 10.10.18 or 10.10.2018 or 2018-10-10 or 10. October 2018
Hong Kong : 10/10/18 or 10/10/2018 or 2018/10/10
Hungary : 2018. 10. 10.
India : 10-10-2018 or 20181010 or 2018 10 10 or 2018-10-10
Iran : 2018/10/10 or 18/10/10 or 2018-10-10 or 10 October 2018
Kazakhstan : 2018.10.10 or 10.10.2018 or 10.10.18
Kenya : 18/10/10 or 10/10/2018 or 10/10/2018
Korea : 2018.10.10 or 2018/10/10
Latvia : 10.10.2018 or 2018.10.10
Luxembourg : 10/10/2018 or 10.10.2018
Maldives : th 2018f October, 2018 or 10.10.2018 or 10.10.18 or 10/10/18 or 10/10/2018 or 10-10-18 or 10-10-2018
Mongolia : 2018.10.10
Montenegro : 10.10.2018
Netherlands : 10-10-18 or 10-10-2018 or 10 October 18 or 10 October 2018
Nigeria : 10/10/18
Norway : 10.10.2018 or 101018 or 2018-10-10 or 10/10-18
Pakistan, Spain : 10/10/18 or 10/10/2018
Philippines : October 10, 2018 or 10-10-2018
Portugal : 10/10/2018 or 10-10-2018 or 2018-10-10
Poland : 10.10.2018
Romania : 10.10.2018 or 10-Oct-2018
Russia : 10.10.2018 or 10.10.18
Saudi Arabia : 10/10/2018 or 10/10/2018
Slovakia : 10. 10. 2018
Slovenia : 2018.10.10 or 10.10.2018 or 10. October 2018
South Africa : 2018-10-10 or 10/10/18
Sweden : 2018-10-10 or 10/10 2018 or 10/10 -18 or 10.10.2018
Ukraine : 10.10.18 or 10.10.2018 or 10/10/2018
United States of America : 10/10/18 or 10/10/2018 or 10 October 2018 or 10 Oct 2018 or 2018-10-10
Uzbekistan : 10.10.2018 or 10/10 2018

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