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Notable Historical Events for October 10th

1976Beijing reports arrest of Mao Zedong's widow

1902American outlaw Tom Horn's murder trial begins, and he is eventually found guilty and sentenced to death

1954Ho Chi Minh enters Hanoi after withdrawal of French troops

1911Robert Borden becomes the 8th Prime Minister of Canada

1959Lee Harvey Oswald signs guestbook in hotel Helsinki

2012Robert Lefkowitz and Brian Kobilka win the 2012 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for work on G protein-coupled receptors

1982Pope John Paul II canonizes Rev M Kolbe, who volunteered to die in place of another inmate at Auschwitz concentration camp, a saint

1936Bradman scores 212 in 202 mins in a cricket testimonial game

1968George Harrison forms Singsong Ltd

1967Brendan Behan's "Borstal Boy" premieres in Dublin

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Notable Birthdays on October 10th

1906R.K. Narayan, Indian novelist (d. 2001)

1954David Lee Roth, Bloomington Indiana, rock singer (Van Halen-Jump)

1861Fridtjof Nansen, Store Frøen, Christiania, Norway, Arctic explorer/humanitarian (Nobel 1922), (d. 1930)

1813Giuseppe Verdi, Busseto, First French Empire, Italian composer (La donna è mobile - Rigoletto), (d. 1901)

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Notable Weddings on October 10th

1773American revolution patriot Paul Revere (38) weds Rachel Walker in Boston, Massachusetts

1774Composer Antonio Salieri (24) weds Therese Helferstorfer

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Notable Deaths on October 10th

1983Sir Ralph Richardson, English actor (Richard III), dies at 80

1985Orson Welles, actor/dir (Citizen Kane), dies of heart attack at 70

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