Historical Events on May 10, 1996

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

"Twister" written by Michael Crichton starring Helen Hunt and Bill Paxton premieres

Actress Helen Hunt
Helen Hunt
Novelist Michael Crichton
Michael Crichton
  • 2 US Marine helicopters collided during joint US & British war games
  • Excel Communications, Inc. becomes the youngest company ever to join the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), trading under the symbol (ECI).