On This Day

What Happened on August 10, 1994

Historical Events

  • Last British troops leave Hong Kong (been there since Sept 1841)

Famous Birthdays

  • Chun In-gee, South Korean golfer (US Open 2015, Evian C'ship 2016), born in Gunsan, South Korea

Famous Deaths

  • Bill Baker, American doo-wop singer The Five Satins - "In The Still Of The Night"), dies at 58
  • Kay Petre, early racing driver, dies at 91
  • Leendert-John Schalm, Dutch banker on Curacao, murdered at 58
  • Marie Dollinger, German track and field athlete (dropped baton in 1936 Olympic sprint), dies at 83
1994 Highlights

About August 10, 1994

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 27 years, 3 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Leo