What Happened on July 10, 1943

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 6th day of battle at Kursk
  • US, British and Canadian forces invade Sicily in WW II (Operation Husky)

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestArthur Ashe

Arthur Ashe, American tennis star (1968 US Open, 1975 Wimbledon), born in Richmond, Virginia (d. 1993)

Tennis Player Arthur Ashe
Tennis Player
Arthur Ashe
  • Jerry Miller, rock guitarist (Moby Grape), born in Tacoma, Washington

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur Nevin, American composer, dies at 72