Historical Events In May - 10
Saturday, 17 August 2019
1992 On this day in history bible Land Museum opens in Jerusalem Israel
1993 On May - 10 fire in clothing factory at Bangkok, kills 145
1993 Last TV appearance of Mies Bouwman on May - 10.
1993 On this day in history paul Cézannes still life sells for $28,600,000 in NYC
1993 Premier Lubbers opens Terminal West on Schiphol on May - 10.
1994 Barbra Streisand's begins first concert tour in 30 years on May - 10.
1994 Drew Barrymore (19) files for divorce from Jeremy Thomas (31) on May - 10.
1994 On May - 10 nelson Mandela sworn in as South Africa's first black president
1994 Nelson Mandella sworn in as the president of South Africa on this day in history.
1994 Silvio Berlusconi forms Italian Government with 5 neo-fascists on May - 10.
1995 30th Academy of Country Music Awards Reba McEntire wins on May - 10.
1995 On May - 10 britain lifts a 23-year ban on ministerial talks with Sinn Fein
1995 In South Africa, 104 miners killed in an elevator accident on this day in history.
1995 30th Academy of Country Music Awards: Reba McEntire wins on this day in history.
1996 "Twister" premieres on this day in history.
1996 2 US Marine helicopters collided during joint US & British war games on this day in history.
1996 On May - 10 a storm hits Mt Everest, killing eight climbers in one of the worst disasters since Everest was first conquered in 1953.
1997 In Northern Iran a 7.5 quake, At least 1,567 people killed, 2,300 injured, 50,000 homeless, 10,533 houses destroyed, 5,474 houses damaged and landslides in the Birjand-Qayen area on this day in history.
2005 A hand grenade ostensibly thrown by Vladimir Arutinian lands about 10 feet (30 m) from United States President George W. Bush while he is giving a speech to a crowd in Tbilisi, Georgia, but malfunctions and does not detonate on May - 10.
2007 On this day in history tony Blair announces he will resign as British Prime Minister on 27 jun triggering a Labour Party leadership election.
2012 The Red Cross suspends all humanitarian work in Pakistan after a worker was kidnapped and killed on May - 10.
2014 On this day in history the African National Congress wins the 2014 South African General Election
2017 On this day in history uS President Donald Trump shares classified information about ISIS plot with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Ambassador Sergey Kislyak in the Oval Office
2017 On this day in history apple becomes the first company to be worth more than $800 billion
2018 On this day in history rafael Nadal breaks John McEnroe 's record for successive set wins on a single surface (49 on carpet) with 6-3, 6-4 win over Diego Schwartzman at the Madrid Open (clay)
2018 On May - 10 israel fires missiles at 70 Iranian targets inside Syria after Iran fires missiles into the Golan Heights, with claims Israel struck first in attack on Baath
2018 On May - 10 new record auction price for a Latin American artwork of $9.76 million for Diego Rivera 's "The Rivals"
2018 On May - 10 r. Kelly 's songs removed from Spotify playlists after sexual abuse allegations
2018 China announces plans for the world's largest weather-control mechanism, rain-inducing machines for the Tibetan Plateau (area the size of Alaska) on May - 10.
2018 Mahathir Mohamad is sworn in as the seventh Prime Minister of Malaysia, the world's oldest leader at 92 on this day in history.