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Notable Historical Events for July 10th

1944"Father of Medicare" Tommy Douglas becomes the 7th Premier of Saskatchewan

1873French poet Paul Verlaine wounds Arthur Rimbaud with pistol

200210th ESPY Awards: Tiger Woods, Venus Williams win

1994Kelly Robbins wins Jamie Farr Toledo Golf Classic by Owens-Corning

1991Boris Yeltsin sworn in as 1st elected president of Russian Federation

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

195382nd British Golf Open: Ben Hogan shoots a 282 at Carnoustie Dai Rees

1962Martin Luther King Jr. arrested during demonstration in Georgia

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

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

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Notable Birthdays on July 10th

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

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

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

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

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)

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

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Notable Weddings on July 10th

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

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

1926Cuban president Fulgencio Batista (25) weds Elisa Godínez y Gómez (25)

1937Actress Ingrid Bergman (21) weds dentist Petter Aron Lindström

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

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

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Notable Deaths on July 10th

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

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

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