On This Day

What Happened on May 10, 1992

Historical Events

  • "Hamlet" closes at Criterion Theater NYC after 45 performances
  • Bible Lands Museum opens in Jerusalem Israel

Famous Deaths

  • Joan Merrill, American pop vocalist, dies of a stroke at 74
  • John Lund, American actor (High Society, Wackiest Ship in the Army), dies at 81
  • Liesbeth Saijers, Dutch sculptor, dies at 76
  • Sylvia Syms [Blagman], American jazz and cabaret singer and actress ("I Could Have Danced All Night"; South Pacific - "Bloody May"), dies of a heart attack at 74
1992 Highlights

About May 10, 1992

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 6 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Taurus