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Notable Historical Events for July 10th

1990Last day of Test Cricket for Richard Hadlee

1850Millard Fillmore sworn in as president of US (replacing Taylor)

1919US President Woodrow Wilson personally delivers Treaty of Versailles to Senate

1520King Charles V France & King Henry VIII of England sign treaty of Calais

19341st sitting US president to visit South America, FDR in Colombia

1873French poet Paul Verlaine wounds Arthur Rimbaud with pistol

1762Roubiliac's monument for Handel unveiled at Westminster Abbey London

1796Carl Friedrich Gauss discovers that every positive integer is representable as a sum of at most three triangular numbers.

48 BCBattle of Dyrrhachium: Julius Caesar barely avoids a catastrophic defeat to Pompey in Macedonia.

1977Pat Bradley wins LPGA Bankers Trust Golf Classic

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Notable Birthdays on July 10th

1856Nikola Tesla, Serbian-American physicist, electrical engineer and inventor, developed alternating current and the Tesla Coil

1980Jessica Simpson, Abilene, Texas, singer and popstar ("I Wanna Love You Forever," "I Think I'm In Love," and "Where You Are.")

1945[Sarah] Virginia Wade, Bournemouth England, tennis star (Wimbledon 1977)

1830Camille Pissarro, Danish Antillean/French painter (Impressionism)

1954Andre Dawson, Miami Florida, MLB outfielder (Expos, Cubs, 1987 NL MVP)

1723William Blackstone, London England, jurist (Blackstone's Commentaries)

1921Jake LaMotta, Bronx New York, middleweight boxing champ (1949-51) (Raging Bull)

1943Arthur Ashe, tennis pro (1968 US Open, 1975 Wimbledon)

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Notable Weddings on July 10th

1937Actress Ingrid Bergman (21) weds dentist Petter Aron Lindstr├Âm

2010"Big Momma's House" actor Martin Lawrence (45) weds longtime girlfriend Shamicka Gibbs (35) on an intimate wedding in Beverly Hills

1919Author Aldous Huxley (25) weds epidemiologist Maria Nys in Bellem, Belgium

1994Fred Norris (from the Howard Stern Show) marries Allison Furman

2010Actress and fourth season American Idol winner Carrie Underwood (29) weds Nashville Predators ice hockey player Mike Fisher (32) at Ritz Carlton Lodge in Greensboro, Georgia

1898Russian revolutionary Vladimir Ilyich Lenin marries fellow revolutionary Nadezhda "Nadya" Krupskaya in Shushenskoye.

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Notable Deaths on July 10th

138Hadrian, Roman emperor (117-138), dies at 62

1559Henry II, King of France (1547-59), dies

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