This Day In History
November 10
Year 4 Day 100 WWI
Year Month Start Date Event
1760 November 10 Born - November 10 - William Black, Methodist minister (d.1834)
1823 November 10 Born - November 10 - Thomas Arkell, politician, farmer and grain merchant (died 1906)
1838 November 10 November 10 - The rebels gain a victory at Beauharnois.
1845 November 10 Born - November 10 - John Sparrow David Thompson, lawyer, judge, politician, and 4th Prime Minister of Canada (died 1894)
1855 November 10 Grand Lodge of Canada is formed in Hamilton, Ontario (10 November 1855). The National Office of the Supreme Council 33° of the Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite of Freemasonry of Canada whose Grand Orient is in Hamilton, Ontario.
1864 November 10 Continued examination of raiders at Montreal.
1870 November 10 Born - November 10 - Harlan Carey Brewster, politician and Premier of British Columbia (d.1918)
1872 November 10 Born - November 10 - Frederick C. Alderdice, businessman, politician and last Prime Minister of Newfoundland (d.1936)
1899 November 10 Born - November 10 - Billy Boucher, ice hockey player (d.1958)
1908 November 10 Born - November 10 – Charles Merritt, army officer and politician (d. 2000)
1912 November 10 Died - November 10 - Louis Cyr, strongman (b.1863)
1917 November 10 Died - November 10 - Thomas Simpson Sproule, politician and Speaker of the Canadian House of Commons (b.1843)
1919 November 10 Died - November 10 - Charles Mickle, politician (b.1849)
1921 November 10 Died - November 10 - Jennie Kidd Trout, physician, first woman in Canada legally to become a medical doctor and only woman in Canada licensed to practice medicine until 1880 (b.1841)
1924 November 10 Born - November 10 - Danny Cameron, politician (d.2009)
1925 November 10 Born - November 10 - Doris Anderson, author, journalist and women's rights activist (d.2007)
1927 November 10 Born - November 10 - Joyce Trimmer, politician and first female mayor of Scarborough, Ontario (d.2008)
1931 November 10 Died - November 10 - Henrietta Edwards, women’s rights activist and reformer (b.1849)
1932 November 10 Born - November 10 - Martin Hattersley, lawyer and politician
1934 November 10 Died - November 10 - Donald Mann, railway contractor and entrepreneur (b.1853)
1947 November 10 Born - November 10 - Bryan Gibson, boxer
1951 November 10 Born - November 10 – Marlene Jennings, politician
1952 November 10 Born - November 10 – Jim Maloway, politician
1955 November 10 Born - November 10 – Ken Holland, ice hockey player
1958 November 10 Died - November 10 – Billy Boucher, ice hockey player (b.1899)
1965 November 10 Northeast Blackout of 1965 occurs.
1970 November 10 Born - November 10 - Sue Reid, field hockey player
1973 November 10 Born - November 10 - Iain Brambell, rower and Olympic bronze medalist
1975 November 10 November 10 - The SS Edmund Fitzgerald, based in Sault Ste. Marie sinks
1979 November 10 November 10 - The 1979 Mississauga train derailment causes the evacuation of hundreds of thousands of people
1986 November 10 Died - November 10 - King Clancy, ice hockey player (b.1903)
1999 November 10 World Anti-Doping Agency set up on November 10.
2003 November 10 November 10 - Municipal elections occur across Ontario; In the Toronto election, David Miller is elected mayor
2009 November 10 November 10 - Just 23 days after assuming the leadership of the Action démocratique du Québec, Gilles Taillon resigns, citing both caucus infighting and alleged irregularities in the party's financial records which he called on the Sûreté du Québec to investigate.
2010 November 10 Died - November 10 – Nicolo Rizzuto, mafia leader (Rizzuto crime family) (born 1924)