Historical Events In August - 10
Friday, 06 December 2019
1993 Ken England, US screenwriter (Good Girls Go to Paris), dies at 82 on this day in history.
1994 On this day in history bill Baker, singer, dies at 58
1995 Fay Honey Knopp, activist, dies at 76 on August - 10.
1996 On this day in history adriano Mandarino Hypolito, priest, dies at 78
1997 On August - 10 jean-Claude Lauzon, director/writer (Leola), dies in air crash at 43
2006 On this day in history london Metropolitan Police make 21 arrests in connection to an apparent terrorist plot that involved aircraft traveling from the United Kingdom to the United States. New TSA regulations are put into effect.
2010 On August - 10 the World Health Organization declares the H1N1 influenza pandemic over, saying worldwide flu activity has returned to typical seasonal patterns.
2013 On August - 10 6 people are killed after Paluweh volcano erupts in Indonesia
2014 On August - 10 israeli and Palestinian officials agree to another 72-hour ceasefire proposed by Egypt
2017 Scientists study identifying nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD) deficiency major cause of miscarriages and multiple birth defects published in "New England Journal of Medicine" on August - 10.
2017 On August - 10 uS President Donald Trump declares opioid addiction a national emergency
2017 On this day in history taylor Swift testifies that DJ David Mueller groped her in court in Denver, Colorado
2017 On this day in history 100 year-old fruit cake by Huntley & Palmers deemed "almost eatable" after being discovered in hut used by Captain Scott's expedition in Antarctica
2018 On August - 10 evidence of one million Uighurs being held in "counter-extremism centers" in China presented to UN Committee on Human Rights
2018 On this day in history anti-government protests begin in Bucharest, Romania, with over 400 injured in clashes with police
2018 Landmark case against weed killer Roundup, San Francisco court awards groundsman Dewayne Johnson $289 million against Monsanto for giving him terminal cancer on August - 10.
2018 Turkish lira falls dramatically after US President Trump announces tariff increases on Turkish steel and aluminum on this day in history.
2018 On August - 10 omarosa Manigault Newman, former aide to US President Trump , releases taped recordings of her firing from The White House
2018 On this day in history heavy rainfall causes severe floods in the Indian state of Kerala. It is the worst flood to hit the state in a century.