Historical Events on August 10th, 1971

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 16 baseball researchers form Society for American Baseball Research
  • During the internment round-up operation in west Belfast, the Parachute Regiment kill 11 unarmed civilians in what became known as the Ballymurphy massacre
  • Twins' Harmon Killebrew is 10th to amass 500 HRs, & adds his 501st