Es passierte an einem 10 May

1857 : Mutiny of sepoys in India

The mutiny of the sepoys, the Indian soldiers, against their officers of the British East India Company in Meerut in northern India lead to a revolt of the sepoys in the whole country that lasted nearly a year. The repression by the British forces was particularly bloody before they manage to regain control.

1924 : J. Edgar Hoover named director of the Bureau of Investigation

On May 10, 1924, J. Edgar Hoover was appointed director of the Bureau of Investigation by the U.S. President. In 1935, he created the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), a federal agency efficient against crime and a internal intelligence agency. He remained director of the FBI until his death in 1972, becoming a character increasingly controversial because of his illegal methods and his harassment of political activists.

1933 : Nazi censorship

On May 10, 1933, Nazi Germany began its massive book burnings against all the books it considers anti-German.

1940 : Winston Churchill becomes Prime Minister

On May 10, 1940, Winston Churchill became the leader of a coalition government after the resignation of Neville Chamberlain. His refusal of defeat and surrender strengthen the determination and courage of the British population.

1941 : Rudolf Hess parachuted into Scotland

On 10 May 1941, Rudolf Hess, Hitler's deputy, was parachuted into Scotland to apparently negotiate peace with England. He was arrested and remained a prisoner until the war ended. He was tried at Nuremberg with other Nazi officials and was sentenced to life. He spent the rest of his life in Spandau Prison in Berlin, the last 20 years as the only prisoner.

1981 : François Mitterand elected

On May 10, 1981, the socialist François Mitterand was elected president of the French Republic, ending over 20 years of Conservative governments.

Zitat des Tages : 10 May

Winston Churchill
Politics is the ability to foretell what is going to happen tomorrow, next week, next month and next year. And to have the ability afterwards to explain why it didn't happen.

Geburtstage : 10 May

Fushimi, Emperor of Japan (1265)
Anne-Robert Turgot, French economist (1727)
Claude Joseph Rouget de Lisle, French officer, Composer of La Marseillaise (1760)
Antoine Lasalle, French general (1775)
Augustin-Jean Fresnel, French physicist (1788)
Gustav Stresemann, German politician, Nobel Peace Prize (1878)
Max Steiner, Austrian composer (1888)
Alfred Jodl, German general (1890)
Dimitri Tiomkin, Ukrainian composer (1894)
Einar Gerhardsen, Prime Minister of Norway (1897)
Fred Astaire, American dancer and actor (1899)
David O. Selznick, American producer (1902)
Ettore Scola, Italian director (1931)
Barbara Taylor Bradford, British novelist (1933)
Françoise Fabian, French actress (1933)
Jean Becker, French director (1938)
Marina Vlady, French actress (1938)
Marie-France Pisier, French actress (1944)
Jim Abrahams, American director (1944)
Sid Vicious, English musician (Sex Pistols) (1957)
Paul David Hewson (Bono), Irish musician (U2) (1960)
Merlene Ottey, Jamaican-born Slovenian athlete (1960)
Bruno Madinier, French actor (1960)
Bruno Wolkowitch, French actor (1961)
Lisa Nowak, American astronaut (1963)
Emmanuelle Devos, French actress (1964)
Linda Evangelista, Canadian supermodel (1965)
Jonathan Edwards, English athlete (1966)
Bob Sinclar, French DJ (1967)
John Scalzi, American writer (1969)
David Weir, Scottish football player (1970)
Sylvain Wiltord, French Footballer (1974)
Nicolas Touzaint, French rider (1980)
Humberto Suazo, Chilean footballer (1981)

Sie haben uns verlassen 10 May

Go-Kameyama, Emperor of Japan (1424)
Leonhart Fuchs, German botanist (1566)
Jean de La Bruyère, French writer (1696)
Nakamikado, Emperor of Japan (1737)
Louis XV, King of France (1774)
Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac, French chemist and physicist (1850)
Stonewall Jackson, American confederate general (1863)
Joan Crawford, American actress (1977)
Yves Robert, French director (2002)
Soraya, Colombian musician (2006)

Tipp des Tages : 10 May

Find a good psychic

To find a psychic that suits us and with whom we feel good, we must already know what type of readings we want him or her to do : by phone, chat, or in person ...

Then we must search, especially on the internet, to find as much information and reviews as possible on psychics that interest us at first sight. By studying these data, we will select the reader whose biography make us feel as comfortable as possible and practicing in the field that we want.

We can also ask family or friends if they can recommend someone. We shall find out that a number of them consult or have consulted readers and will be able to provide addresses or advice.

A good psychic will offer the first minutes of a reading. This lets us know if we met the right person and if we feel uncomfortable, we should feel free to stop.
At a meeting, we should relax, ask questions about what we do not understand and communicate well with the reader otherwise we shall not get the answers we are looking for.

If the psychic ask us too much money or tell us that only he can help us or threatens us with curses if we do not come back soon, then he is almost certainly a fraud and we must immediately cease all contact.

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