On This Day

What Happened on April 10, 1991

Historical Events

  • Boat rams a tanker in Livorno Italy fog, killing about 138

Sports record brokenNHL Record

LA King Wayne Gretzky scores NHL record 93rd playoff goal

Ice Hockey Great Wayne Gretzky
Ice Hockey Great
Wayne Gretzky
  • Last automat (coin operated cafeteria) closes (3rd & 42nd St, NYC)
  • Martin Zubero swims world record 200m backstroke (1:52.51)
  • Rare tropical storm develops in the Southern Hemisphere near Angola; first to be documented by satellites

Famous Birthdays

  • Amanda Michalka, American actress and singer, born in Torrance, California

Famous Deaths

  • Kevin Peter Hall, actor (Harry & Hendersons), dies of AIDS at 35
  • Natalie Schafer, American actress (Gilligan's Island, Anastasia), dies from cancer at 90
1991 Highlights

About April 10, 1991

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 6 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aries