Wikipedia:Selected anniversaries/June 10

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This is a list of selected June 10 anniversaries that appears on the "On this day" section of the Main Page. To suggest a new item, in most cases you can be bold and edit this page. Please read the selected anniversaries guidelines before making your edit. However, if your addition might be controversial, or on a day that is or soon will be on the Main Page, please post your suggestion on the talk page instead.

Please note that the events listed on the Main Page are chosen based more on relative article quality and to maintain a mix of topics, not based solely on how important or significant their subjects are. Only 5–6 events are posted at a time and thus not everything that is "most important and significant" can be listed. In addition, an event is not generally posted this year if it is also the subject of the scheduled June 10, 2019 featured article or the June 10, 2019 featured picture.

To report an error when this appears on the Main Page, see Main Page errors. Please remember that this list defers to the supporting articles, so it is best to achieve consensus and make any necessary changes there first.

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Portugal Day; refimprove section
1719Jacobite risings: British forces defeated an alliance of Jacobites and Spaniards at the Battle of Glen Shiel in the Scottish Highlands. needs more footnotes
1805 – The United States signed a treaty with Yusuf Karamanli, the Pasha of Tripoli, ending the First Barbary War and agreeing to pay him US$60,000 in exchange for American prisoners of war. appears on May 10
1829 – In rowing, Oxford defeated Cambridge in the first Boat Race held on the Thames in London. refimprove section
1864American Civil War: Confederates defeated a much larger Union force at the Battle of Brice's Cross Roads near Baldwyn, Mississippi. refimprove
1865Richard Wagner's revolutionary Tristan und Isolde received its premiere in Munich. refimprove
1871 – Nine days after Korean shore batteries attacked two American warships, an American punitive expedition landed and captured several forts on Ganghwa Island. refimprove section
1924Fascists kidnapped and killed Italian socialist leader Giacomo Matteotti in Rome. needs more footnotes, neutrality issues
1935Bolivia and Paraguay negotiated a ceasefire to end the Chaco War. needs more footnotes, date not cited
1944Waffen-SS soldiers conducted the Oradour-sur-Glane massacre in Haute-Vienne, Nazi-occupied France, killing over 600 inhabitants. needs more footnotes
2016 – American singer and songwriter Christina Grimmie was shot and killed after her performance at The Plaza Live in Orlando, Florida. refimprove section

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June 10

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Princess Caroline of Great Britain (b. 1713) · Sessue Hayakawa (b. 1886) · Margaret Abbott (d. 1955)

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