On This Day

What Happened on March 10, 1988

Historical Events

Historic Event

Avalanche at Swiss Ski resort Klosters nearly kills Prince Charles

Sports History

NY Islanders celebrate Mike Bossy night


Famous Birthdays

  • Ivan Rakitić, Croatian football player (FC Barcelona, Croatian national team), born in Möhlin, Switzerland

Famous Deaths

Andy Gibb

Andy Gibb, British singer-songwriter, performer and teen idol (Bee Gees-I Just Want to Be Your Everything), dies of myocarditis at 30

  • Glenn Cunningham, American middle distance runner (1930's), dies at 78
  • William Brocklesby Wordsworth, composer, dies at 79
1988 Highlights

About March 10, 1988

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 10 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Pisces