On This Day

What Happened on April 10, 1995

Historical Events

  • "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes" opens at Lyceum Theater NYC for 24 performances
  • NYC bans smoking in all restaurants that seat 35 or more

Famous Deaths

  • Betty Askwith, British writer and biographer, dies at 85
  • Chen Yun, Chinese political leader during and after the Chinese Civil War, considered one of the Eight Elders of the Communist Party of China, dies at 89
  • Glyn Jones, Welsh writer, dies at 90
  • Gunter Guillaume, German politician, dies
  • Morarji Desai, Indian politician and activist, 4th Prime Minister of India (1977-79), dies at 99
1995 Highlights

About April 10, 1995

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 7 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aries