What Happened on February 10, 1998

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • AOL raises monthly flat rate internet access from $19.95 to $21.95
  • Olympic figure skater Peggy Fleming undergoes breast cancer surgery
  • Voters in Maine repeal a gay rights law passed in 1997 becoming the first U.S. state to abandon that law.

Famous Deaths

  • Buddy the Wonder Dog, dog (Air Bud), dies of cancer at 9
  • Maurice Schumann, French foreign minister (1969-73), dies