What Happened on February 10, 1997

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 13th Soap Opera Digest Awards - General Hospital wins
  • 5th ESPY Awards: Michael Johnson, Amy Van Dyken Lobo win
  • Comet Shoemaker-Holt 2 Closest Approach to Earth (1.9245 AU)
  • Lemrick Nelson found guilty in the fatal stabbing on Hasidic Jew Yankel Rosenbaum in Crown Heights Brooklyn in 1991
  • O J Simpson jury reaches decision on $25M in punitive damages
  • Soyuz TM-25 launches to the MIR

Famous Birthdays

  • Chloe Moretz, American actress

Famous Deaths

  • Matthew Eappen of Newton Massachusetts (b. 1996)
  • Milton Cato, PM of San Vincent & Grenadines (1979-84), dies