What Happened on October 10, 1954

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 1st National Film Awards (India): "Shyamchi Aai" wins the Golden Lotus

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Ho Chi Minh enters Hanoi after withdrawal of French troops

Vietnamese Communist Revolutionary Ho Chi Minh
Vietnamese Communist Revolutionary
Ho Chi Minh

Famous Birthdays

  • "Maestro" Jimmy Fearnley, English accordionist (The Pogues)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

David Lee Roth, American rock singer (Van Halen), born in Bloomington Indiana

Van Halen Rocker David Lee Roth
Van Halen Rocker
David Lee Roth
  • Mohamed Mounir, Egyptian singer and actor
  • Rekha, Bollywood actress