What Happened on October 10, 1954

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 1st National Film Awards (India): "Shyamchi Aai" wins the Golden Lotus

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Ho Chi Minh enters Hanoi after withdrawal of French troops

Vietnamese Communist Revolutionary Ho Chi Minh
Vietnamese Communist Revolutionary
Ho Chi Minh

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestDavid Lee Roth

David Lee Roth, American rock singer (Van Halen), born in Bloomington, Indiana

Van Halen Rocker David Lee Roth
Van Halen Rocker
David Lee Roth
  • James Fearnley, English accordionist (The Pogues), born in Worsley, Greater Manchester
  • Mohamed Mounir, Egyptian singer and actor (El Malek Howwa El Malek), born in Aswan, Egypt
  • Rekha, Bollywood actress (Khoon Bhari Maang), born in Madras, India