On This Day

What Happened on October 10, 1944

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Admiral Halsey's Task Force 30 bombs Okinawa, 700 die

Famous Birthdays

  • Christopher Ndodebandla Dlamini, South African trade unionist and SACP-leader, born in Benoni, Transvaal, South Africa
  • Renier Schoeman, South African journalist and politician
  • Stephen Scott, American composer, born in Corvallis, Oregon