February 10: Day of the Week
February 10, 2018 was the 41st day of the year 2018 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 324 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Saturday.
If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is sábado.
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Here’s the February calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Aquarius is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Amethyst is the modern birthstone for this month. Bloodstone is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
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February 10 Historical Event(s)
- 1763French and Indian War: The 1763 Treaty of Paris ends the war and France cedes Quebec to Great Britain.
- 1846First Anglo-Sikh War: Battle of Sobraon – British defeat Sikhs in final battle of the war
- 1870The YWCA is founded in New York City.
- 1923Texas Tech University is founded as Texas Technological College in Lubbock, Texas.
- 1936Second Italo-Abyssinian War: Italian troops launched the Battle of Amba Aradam against Ethiopian defenders.
- 1943World War II: Attempting to completely lift the Siege of Leningrad, the Soviet Red Army engages German troops and Spanish volunteers in the Battle of Krasny Bor.
- 1954President Dwight Eisenhower warns against United States intervention in Vietnam.
- 1962Captured American U2 spy-plane pilot Gary Powers is exchanged for captured Soviet spy Rudolf Abel.
- 1964Melbourne-Voyager collision: The aircraft carrier HMAS Melbourne collides with the destroyer HMAS Voyager off the south coast of New South Wales, Australia.
- 1994New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Wood Dog in Chinese astrology.
Who were born on February 10?
- 1795Ary Scheffer, French painter (d. 1858)
- 1920Alex Comfort, British physician and writer (d. 2000)
- 1946Eliot Wald, American comedy writer
- 1952Lee Hsien Loong, Singaporean politician
- 1971Louie Spicolli, American wrestler (d. 1998)
- 1976Vedran Runje, Croatian footballer
- 1980Enzo Maresca, Italian footballer
- 1986Jeff Adrien, American basketball player
- 1987Erin Burger, South African netballer
- 1995Haruna Kawaguchi, Japanese model and actress
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