What Happened on July 10, 1920

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Tris Speaker is stopped at 11 consecutive hits by Tom Zachary

Famous Birthdays

  • David Brinkley, NBC news anchor (Huntley-Brinkley), born in Wilmington, North Carolina
  • Owen Chamberlain, physicist/co-discoverer (antiproton, Nobel-1959)

Famous Deaths

  • Eugenie M de Montijo y de Guzman, Emperor of France, dies at 94
  • Jackie Fisher, British admiral (b. 1841)
  • John A "Jacky" Kilverston, adm/designer (dreadnought), dies at 79