What Happened on May 10, 1994

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • "Best Little Whorehouse Goes Public" opens at Lunt-Font NYC for 16 per

Music concertMusic Concert

Barbra Streisand's begins 1st concert tour in 30 years

Singer-songwriter & Actress Barbra Streisand
Singer-songwriter & Actress
Barbra Streisand

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nelson Mandela sworn in as South Africa's 1st black president

Anti-apartheid activist and South African President Nelson Mandela
Anti-apartheid activist and South African President
Nelson Mandela
  • Silvio Berlusconi forms Italian government with 5 neo-fascists

Famous Divorces


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Drew Barrymore (19) files for divorce from Jeremy Thomas (31)


Famous Deaths


BattleExecution

John Wayne Gacy, mass murderer, executed in Illinois at 52

Serial Killer John Wayne Gacy
Serial Killer
John Wayne Gacy
  • Lucebert [J Swaanswijk], poet/cartoonist (PC Hooft 1967), dies at 69
  • Phyllis Flowerdew, school Reading text author, dies at 81