Historical Events In May - 10
Monday, 16 December 2019
1972 Overloaded South Korean bus plunges into reservoir, killing 77 on May - 10.
1972 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site on this day in history.
1973 Establishment of Frente Polisario in Mauritania on May - 10.
1973 Stanley Cup Montréal Canadiens beat Chicago Blackhawks, 4 games to 2 on this day in history.
1973 On May - 10 jack E Leonard, Chicago Ill, comedian, dies at 62
1973 Stanley Cup: Montréal Canadiens beat Chicago Blackhawks, 4 games to 2 on this day in history.
1974 In China a 6.8 quake was one of the world's deadliest earthquakes on this day in history.
1976 On this day in history george Curzon, dies at 77
1977 Joan Crawford, actress (Mildred Pierce), dies at 69 on May - 10.
1978 On May - 10 liverpool wins 23rd Europe Cup I
1979 Federated States of Micronesia becomes self-governing on May - 10.
1979 Vivekananda (Sri Lanka) completes nonstop cycle ride of 187 hours, 28 minutes, around Vihara Maha Devi Park, Colombo, Sri Lanka on May - 10.
1979 On May - 10 john Cameron Andrieu Bingham Morton, satirist (Beachcomber), dies
1980 Ottawa gives financially strapped Chrysler Canada $20 million in loan guarantees, and Ontario provides a $10 million grant, Bring on the K Car!!! on this day in history.
1981 On this day in history françois Mitterrand defeats Valery Giscard d'Estang for President of France
1982 Jean C M Picart le Doux, French designer, dies on May - 10.
1983 On this day in history "Laverne & Shirley" last airs on ABC-TV
1983 Lee Chin Yong performs 170 continuous chin-ups in Seoul on this day in history.
1983 On this day in history nSW Premier Neville Wran steps aside after allegations he sought to influence a magistrate.
1983 John P Strijbos, writer (Called that Bird), dies at 92 on May - 10.
1984 On May - 10 international Court of Justice rules on US blockade of Nicaragua
1984 Joaquin Agostinho, Portuguese cyclist, dies at 41 on this day in history.
1985 Challenger transports back to Kennedy Space Center via Kelly Air Force Base on this day in history.
1985 In the New Britian Region a7.3 quake resulted in one person killed. Damage in the Bialla-Hoskins area. Extensive landslides, debris flows and fallen trees in the Nakanai Mountains on this day in history.
1986 On May - 10 "Rock Me Amadeus" by Falco hit #1 on UK pop chart
1986 On May - 10 tommy Lee drummer of Motley Crüe marries Heather Locklear
1988 Edgar Degas' "Danseresje of 14" sold for $10,120,000 on May - 10.
1989 FC Barcelona wins 29th Europe Cup II on this day in history.
1989 General Manuel Noriega's Government nullifies country's elections, which the opposition had won by a 3-1 margin on this day in history.
1990 "Zoya's Apartment" opens at Circle in Square Theater NYC for 45 performances on this day in history.
1990 On May - 10 french TGV-train hits record speed of 510.6 kph
1990 On this day in history howard Stern holds a mock funeral for rival John DeBella
1990 Susan Oliver, actress (Disorderly Orderly), dies of cancer at 61 on this day in history.
1991 Oakland A's Jose Canseco is seen leaving Madonna's apt on May - 10.