Weather in northwest Orange County for Sunday, January 10, 2021:

Today:

Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

Tonight:

Mostly clear, with a low around 45. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.

High temperatures are expected to rise into the upper 70s to low 80s over the course of the week, peaking on Friday.

Courtesy of HistoryNet:

  • 1811 An uprising of over 400 slaves is put down in New Orleans. Sixty-six blacks are killed and their heads are strung up along the roads of the city.
  • 1847 General Stephen Kearny and Commodore Robert Stockton retake Los Angeles in the last California battle of the Mexican War.
  • 1861 Florida secedes from the Union.
  • 1864 Birth of George Washington Carver, chemist, agronomist, helped change the agricultural economy of the South.
  • 1870 John D. Rockefeller and his brother William establish the Standard Oil Company of Ohio.
  • 1899 Filipino leader Emilio Aguinaldo renounces the Treaty of Paris, which annexed the Philippines to the United States.
  • 1901 The Automobile Club of America installs signs on major highways.
  • 1903 Argentina bans the importation of American beef because of sanitation problems.
  • 1918 In Washington, the House of Representatives passes legislation for women’s suffrage.
  • 1923 The United States withdraws its last troops from Germany.
  • 1964 Panama breaks ties with the U.S. and demands a revision of the canal treaty.
  • 1984 The United States and the Vatican establish full diplomatic relations for the first time in 117 years.
Please follow and like us:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.