What Happened on April 10th, 1991

Day of 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

Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

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