May 10


May 29, 2022

May 10 is the 130th day of the Gregorian calendar (131st in leap years).


28 BC - Sunspots were observed by Chinese astronomers of the dynasty, making it one of the oldest observations of sunspots in China. 752 - Immediately after the completion of the Great Buddha at Dongdaesa Temple in Japan, a delegation of 700 envoys including Prince Han Ah-chan and Kim Tae-ryeom was sent to Japan from Silla. 1534 - Jacques Cartier visits the island of Newfoundland. 1776 - Louis XVI becomes king of France. 1857 - Sephoy uprising in India. 1941 - Rudolf Hess arbitrarily crosses to England and is arrested for proposing peace, and he is subsequently imprisoned in England until his death. 1948 - The first general election to form the Constitutional Assembly of the Republic of Korea is held. 1966 - Kim Doo-han, who was arrested for conspiracy to revolt by the Korean Independence Party, was acquitted at trial. 1994 - Nelson Mandela becomes the first black person to be elected president of South Africa 2017 - Moon Jae-in is inaugurated as the 19th President of the Republic of Korea. 2018 - Mahathir bin Mohammat inaugurated as Malaysia's new Prime Minister 2022 Yoon Seok-yeol was inaugurated as the 20th President of the Republic of Korea. The presidential residence was relocated and the Blue House was turned into a park and opened to the public.


1824 - The National Gallery opens in London. 1869 - North America's first transcontinental railroad is laid. 1975 - Sony videocassette recorder is released. 2002 - The last section of Daegu Metro Line 1 opened at Daegok Station. 2013 - One World Trade Center becomes the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere. 2016 - KNN Love FM opens. 2022 The Eurovision Song Contest 2022 was held in Turin, Italy. Seoul SK Knights defeated Anyang KGC Ginseng Corporation 86-62 in Game 5 of the KBL Championship in Korea Professional Baseball, and achieved their 3rd championship in 4 years since 2018 with a series record of 4 wins and 1 loss.


210 – Claudius Goticus, emperor of the Roman Empire 1265 - Emperor Fushimi, 92nd Emperor of Japan 1697 – Jean-Marie Leclair, composer and founder of the French Violin School (d. 1727 – Anne Robert Jacques Turgot, French statesman and economist (b. 1886 – Karl Barth, Swiss neo-orthodox theologian (d. 1899 – Fred Astaire, an American actor. 1905 – Hong-gyu Lee, a Korean lawyer during the Japanese colonial period. 1923 Soviet politician Heydar Aliyev. German jurist Arthur Kaufmann. 1942 – Ji Jae-ryong, a North Korean diplomat (b. 1943 – Kim Haeng-ja, South Korean politician (b. 1946 – Baek Gun-woo, South Korean pianist (b. 1950 – Andrzej Sharmach, Polish football manager (b. 1952 – Van derlei Lusemburgo, Brazilian football manager (b. 1959 – Tatsuo Komatsu, Japanese baseball player (b. 1968 Korean trot singer Donghoo. Lee Kyu-min, South Korean politician. William Regal, American baseball player. 1969 – Denis Bergkamp, ​​Dutch football player and current football coach. 1971 South Korean actor Kim Nam-joo. Natsumi Yanase is a Japanese voice actress. 1972 – Eun Young-sun, a South Korean voice actress. 1974 Sylvain Wiltord, French footballer. Im Hyung-jun, a South Korean actor. Shin Jeong-hwan, a South Korean broadcaster. 1979 – Hyori Lee, South Korean singer-songwriter (b. 1980 – Lee Moo-saeng, a South Korean actor. 1982 Boom, a South Korean broadcaster. Hong Hyeon-hee, a South Korean comedian. 1987 – Seo Hyo-won, South Korean table tennis player (b. 1989 – Noeul, South Korean singer 1990 Japanese singer Haruka Katayama. Salvador Perez, American baseball player. 1991 MACO - Japanese female singer-songwriter 1993 – Mirai Shida, Japanese actress (b.