What Happened on July 10, 1923

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 2-pound hailstones kill 23 & many cattle (Rostov, Russia)
  • All non-fascist parties dissolved in Italy

Famous Birthdays

  • Earl Hamner Jr, creator and narrator of TV show "The Waltons", born in Schuyler, Virginia (d. 2016)
  • G. A. Kulkarni, Indian (Marathi) writer (d. 1987)
  • Jean Kerr, novelist (Please Don't Eat the Daisies), born in Scranton, Pennsylvania
  • John Bradley, United States Navy corpsman, one of six who raised flag on top of Mt. Suribachi(see Iwo Jima) (d. 1994)