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Tuesday January 10, 2017

January 10: Day of the Week

January 10, 2017 was the 10th day of the year 2017 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 355 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Tuesday.

If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is martes.

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Here’s the January calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

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Zodiac & Birthstone

Capricorn is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Garnet is the modern birthstone for this month. Emerald is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

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January 10 Historical Event(s)

  • 236
    Pope Fabian succeeds Anterus as the twentieth pope of Rome.
  • 1806
    Dutch settlers in Cape Town surrender to the British.
  • 1810
    Napoleon divorces his first wife Joséphine.
  • 1863
    The London Underground, the world’s oldest underground railway, opens between London Paddington station and Farringdon station.
  • 1901
    The first great Texas oil gusher is discovered at Spindletop in Beaumont, Texas.
  • 1941
    World War II: The Greek army captures Kleisoura.
  • 1972
    Sheikh Mujibur Rahman returns to the newly independent Bangladesh as president after spending over nine months in prison in Pakistan.
  • 1990
    Time Warner is formed from the merger of Time Inc. and Warner Communications Inc.
  • 1999
    Sanjeev Nanda kills three policemen in New Delhi with his car, an act for which he was later acquitted, resulting in a sharp drop in public confidence in the Indian legal system.
  • 2003
    Illinois Governor George Ryan commutes the death sentences of 167 prisoners on Illinois’ death row based on the Jon Burge scandal.

Who were born on January 10?

  • 1480
    Margaret of Austria, Regent of the Netherlands (d. 1530)
  • 1840
    Louis Nazaire Bégin, Canadian archbishop and cardinal (d. 1925)
  • 1842
    Luigi Pigorini, Italian palaeoethnologist, archaeologist and ethnographer (d. 1925)
  • 1843
    Frank James, American outlaw (d. 1915)
  • 1934
    Leonid Kravchuk, Ukrainian politician
  • 1940
    Yesudas, Indian playback singer and classical musician
  • 1969
    Andreas Reinke, German footballer
  • 1970
    Scott Ludlam, Australian politician
  • 1974
    Steve Marlet, French footballer
  • 1988
    Vladimir Zharkov, Russian ice hockey player

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