On This Day

What Happened on February 10, 1985

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 35th NBA All-Star Game, Hoosier Dome, Indianapolis: West beats East, 140-129; MVP: Ralph Sampson, Houston Rockets, C
  • Andrea Schöne skates ladies world record 5 km (7:32.82)
  • Challenger moves to Vandenberg AFB for mating of STS 51-E mission
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Anette Sagen, Norwegian ski jumper, born in Mosjøen, Norway

Famous Deaths

  • Johnny Mokan, baseball player (b. 1895)