On This Day

What Happened on May 10, 1995

Historical Events

Music awardsMusic Awards

30th Academy of Country Music Awards: Alan Jackson and Reba McEntire win

Country Singer Reba McEntire
Country Singer
Reba McEntire
  • Britain lifts a 23-year ban on ministerial talks with Sinn Féin
  • In South Africa, 104 miners killed in an elevator accident
  • Real Zaragoza of Spain win 35th European Cup Winner's Cup against Arsenal of England 2-1 in Paris

Famous Birthdays

  • Missy Franklin, American swimmer (5 Olympic gold 2012, 16), born in Pasadena, California

Famous Deaths

  • Harold Berens, comedian, dies at 92
  • Hilde Jarecki, educationist, dies at 83
  • Jimmy Raney, American jazz guitarist, dies at 67
1995 Highlights

About May 10, 1995

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 26 years, 5 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Taurus