On This Day

What Happened on July 10, 1989

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Paula Ivan runs female world record 1 mile (4:15.61)

Famous Birthdays

  • Sameer Gadhia, American musician (Young the Giant)

Famous Deaths

  • Mel Blanc, American voice actor, comedian best known for his Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies cartoons (Bugs Bunny, Elmer Fudd & Porky Pig), dies at 81
  • Thomas "Tommy" Trinder, British radio comedian and actor (Save a Little Sunshine, Phoenix), dies at 80