Daily Archives: February 10, 2013

Treaty of Paris signed, formally ending the Seven Years’ War 250 years ago today (1763)


Video: 'History: Seven Years' War'

(Thursday, February 10, 1763) — Britain, Spain and France signed the Treaty of Paris today, ending the Seven Years’ War (also known as the French and Indian War in North America), which involved most of the great powers of the time and affected Europe, North America, Central America, the West African coast, India, and the Philippines.

Steely Dan, Spinners appear on ‘Midnight Special’ 40 years ago this hour (1973)


Video: 'The Midnight Special More 1973 - 23 - (Bonus) Stand Up Comedy - Ace Trucking'

(Saturday, February 10, 1973, 1:00 a.m. EST) — The Ace Trucking Company comedy troupe, Steely Dan and The Spinners are among the performers on tonight’s episode of the late-night musical variety NBC series The Midnight Special with host Johnny Rivers. Continue reading Steely Dan, Spinners appear on ‘Midnight Special’ 40 years ago this hour (1973)