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November 10 Birthdays

Martin Luther
1483–1546, German leader of the Protestant Reformation

William Hogarth
painter, satirist, engraver (1697)

Oliver Goldsmith
author (1730)

Samuel Gridley Howe
reformer and philanthropist (1801)

Claude Rains
actor (1889)

J. P. Marquand
novelist (1893)

Richard Burton
actor (1925)

Russell Means
activist, actor (1939)

Donna Fargo
singer (1945)

Ann Reinking
dancer, choreographer, and actor (1949)

Roland Emmerich
filmaker (1955)

Neil Gaiman
writer (1960)

Brittany Murphy
actor (1977)

November 10 in History


Journalist and explorer Henry Stanley found the missing David Livingstone in Central Africa and made his famous comment, "Dr. Livingstone, I presume?"


Hirohito was crowned Emperor of Japan.


The first long distance telephone call without operator assistance took place.


Sesame Street premiered on PBS TV.


The Great Wall of China opened to the world for tourism.


The Vietnam Veterans Memorial opened in Washington, DC.

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