On This Day

July 10, 1982 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Miguel Vasquez makes 1st public quadruple somersault on trapeze
  • Rangers Larry Parrish hits his 3rd grand slam of the week

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Samuel Morse's "Gallery of the Louvre" sells for $3,250,000

Inventor Samuel Morse
Samuel Morse
  • Zimbabwe beats Bermuda by 5 wickets to win ICC Trophy

Deaths in History

  • Gustav MR von Koenigswald, German/Dutch paleontologist, dies at 79
1982 in History