On This Day

What Happened on February 10, 1975

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • The Provisional Irish Republican Army agrees to a truce and ceasefire with the British government and the Northern Ireland Office; Seven "incident centres" are established in nationalist areas to monitor the ceasefire
  • William "Judy" Johnson selected to baseball Hall of Fame

Famous Birthdays

  • Amber Frey, American witness in the Scott Peterson case
  • Hiroki Kuroda, Japanese baseball player, born in Osaka, Japan
  • Kool Savas, German rapper, born in Aachen, Germany
  • Tina Thompson, WNBA forward (Houston Comets), born in Los Angeles, California

Famous Deaths

  • Nikos Kavvadias, Greek poet and writer (b. 1910)