On This Day

What Happened on August 10, 1940

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Prince Bernhard Fund forms

Famous Birthdays

  • Barbara Mills, QC, British Director of Public Prosecutions
  • Bobby Hatfield, American rocker (Righteous Bros-Unchained Melody), born in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin (d. 2003)
  • Richard Wells, Chief Constable (South Yorkshire)
  • Sid Waddell, Darts Commentator for the PDC