On This Day — August 10
The term ‘the 10th of August’ is widely used by historians as a shorthand for the Storming of the Tuileries Palace on the 10th of August, 1792, the effective end of the French monarchy until it was restored in 1814.
Important historical events include in 1270 – Yekuno Amlak deposed the last Zagwe king and seized the imperial throne of Ethiopia, beginning the reign of the Solomonic dynasty that would last for more than 700 years.
Other historical incidents occurring on the day are in 2003 – The highest temperature ever recorded in the United Kingdom, 38.5 °C (101.3 °F) in Kent, England. It is the first time the United Kingdom has recorded a temperature over 100 °F (38 °C).
Awards: Golden Globe nomination x3
Justin Theroux turns… 46
Profession: Mulholland Drive Actor
Angie Harmon turns… 45
Profession: Law & Order Actress
Awards: Emmy Award x1
Brenton Thwaites turns… 28
Profession: Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales Actor
Kylie Jenner turns… 20
Profession: Reality Star / Kardashian
Happy Birthday to all August 10th babies from the Gossip Life!