What Happened on August 10th

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August 10th, 2023

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On August 10th 1976, Elton John took the stage at Madison Square Garden for his first of ten sold-out nights at the New York City arena.

On August 10th 1970, Elvis Presley kicked off his “Summer Festival” at the International Hotel in Las Vegas (now the Las Vegas Hilton). Presley’s rehearsals and first four days of shows were filmed for the documentary Elvis: That’s The Way It Is.

On August 10th 1963, a 13-year-old “Little” Stevie Wonder became the youngest singer to top the US pop charts with “Fingertips Part II.” The song would hold the number 1 spot for three weeks.

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