On This Day

What Happened on May 10, 1992

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

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

Famous Deaths

  • Joan Merrill, 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 singer (Hello Dolly, Flower Drum Song), dies of a heart attack at 74