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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.

January 10 Historical Event(s)

  • 1072
    Robert Guiscard conquers Palermo.
  • 1645
    Archbishop William Laud is beheaded at the Tower of London.
  • 1861
    American Civil War: Florida secedes from the Union.
  • 1946
    The United States Army Signal Corps successfully conducts Project Diana, bouncing radio waves off the moon and receiving the reflected signals.
  • 1946
    The first General Assembly of the United Nations opens in London. Fifty-one nations are represented.
  • 1981
    Salvadoran Civil War: The FMLN launches its first major offensive, gaining control of most of Morazán and Chalatenango departments
  • 1985
    Sandinista Daniel Ortega becomes president of Nicaragua and vows to continue the transformation to socialism and alliance with the Soviet Union and Cuba; American policy continues to support the Contras in their revolt against the Nicaraguan government.
  • 1990
    Time Warner is formed from the merger of Time Inc. and Warner Communications Inc.
  • 2005
    A mudslide occurs in La Conchita, California, killing 10 people, injuring many more and closing U.S. Route 101, the main coastal corridor between San Francisco and Los Angeles, for 10 days.
  • 2011
    2010–2011 Queensland floods: Torrential rain in the Lockyer Valley region of South East Queensland, Australia causes severe flash flooding, killing 9 people.

Who were born on January 10?

  • 1480
    Margaret of Austria, Regent of the Netherlands (d. 1530)
  • 1573
    Simon Marius, German astronomer (d. 1624)
  • 1628
    George Villiers, 2nd Duke of Buckingham, English statesman (d. 1687)
  • 1853
    Jessie Bond, English singer and actress (d. 1942)
  • 1926
    Musallam Bseiso, Palestinian journalist and politician
  • 1943
    Jim Croce, American singer (d. 1973)
  • 1944
    William Sanderson, American actor
  • 1967
    Jeremy Cumpston, Australian actor
  • 1967
    Maciej Śliwowski, Polish footballer
  • 1981
    Brian Joo, American-born Korean singer

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