What Happened on July 10, 1953

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Sport awardGolf Major

82nd British Golf Open: Ben Hogan shoots a 282 at Carnoustie Dai Rees

Golfer Ben Hogan
Ben Hogan
  • Pravda reports arrest of Beria [affiliate of imperialist]

Famous Birthdays

  • Rik "The Rocket" Emmett, rock vocalist (Triumph), born in Toronto, Ontario

Famous Deaths

  • Sidney Homer, composer, dies at 88