What Happened on January 10, 1938

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Eduard van Beinum becomes world's 1st conductor at Concert Hall
  • Jean Anouilh's "La Sauvage," premieres in Paris
  • Paul Vincent Carroll's "White Seed," premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Donald Knuth, American mathematician and computer scientist

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Francis W "Frank" Mahovlich, Timmins Ontario, Canadian ice hockey player

NHL Legend Frank Mahovlich
NHL Legend
Frank Mahovlich
  • Ivan Twigden, English contractor/multi-millionaire (Twigden PLC)
  • Willie "Stretch" McCovey, 1st baseman (SF Giant #44)

Famous Deaths

  • Willem de Vreese, Flemish linguist, dies at 68