What Happened on April 10th, 1991

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • A rare tropical storm develops in the Southern Hemisphere near Angola; the first to be documented by satellites.
  • Boat rams a tanker in Livorno Italy fog, killing about 138

Sports record brokenNHL Record

LA King Wayne Gretzky scores NHL record 93rd playoff goal

Ice Hockey Great Wayne Gretzky
Ice Hockey Great
Wayne Gretzky
  • Last automat (coin operated cafeteria) closes (3rd & 42nd St, NYC)
  • Martin Zubero swims world record 200m backstroke (1:52.51)

Famous Birthdays

  • Amanda Michalka, American actress/singer

Famous Deaths

  • Kevin Peter Hall, actor (Harry & Hendersons), dies of AIDS at 35
  • Natalie Schafer, actress (Gilligan's Island), dies at 90 from cancer