On This Day

What Happened on August 10, 1995

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Dodgers leading 2-1 in 9th forfeit game to Cards, fans become unruly

Famous Deaths

  • Donald Bisset, British children book writer, illustrator (Upside Down Stories) and actor (Battle of the Sexes), dies of natural causes at 84
  • Fay Honey Knopp, American activist (founded a Quaker ministry for men and women in prisons), dies of complications from ovarian cancer at 76
  • Peter Lancelot Williams, English dance journalist, dies at 81