What Happened on October 10, 1946

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Max Frisch' "Die Chinesische Mauer" premieres in Zurich

Famous Birthdays

  • Ben Vereen, actor/dancer (Pippin, Roots, Webster), born in Miami, Florida
  • Charles Dance, Redditch, Worcestershire, English actor/director (Alien 3, Jewel in the Crown)
  • Chris Tarrant, English TV presenter
  • Franco Malerba, Genoa Italy, astronaut (STS 46)
  • John Prine, Maywood Ill, country singer (Hello in There)
  • Mildred Grieveson (aka: Anne Mather, Caroline Fleming, Cardine Fleming), English writer
  • Naoto Kan, Japanese politician
  • Peter Mahvolich, NHL star (Mont Canadiens)