What Happened on August 10, 1994

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Last British troops leave Hong Kong (been there since Sept 1841)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Ruth Bader Ginsburg sworn in as US Supreme Court Justice

Associate Justice of the Supreme Court Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Associate Justice of the Supreme Court
Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Famous Deaths

  • Bill Baker, singer, dies at 58
  • Kay Petre, early racing driver, dies at 91
  • Leendert-John Schalm, Dutch banker on Curacao, murdered at 58