On This Day

What Happened on August 10, 1997

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 36th Walker Cup: US, 18-6
  • Anaheim Angels Tony Phillips arrested for purchasing cocaine

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Atlanta Braves sign Greg Maddux to record 5 year, $575 Million deal

MLB Pitching Legend Greg Maddux
MLB Pitching Legend
Greg Maddux

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestKylie Jenner

Kylie Jenner, American model, TV and social media personality (Keeping Up with the Kardashians), born in Los Angeles, California

Model, TV Personality and Businesswoman Kylie Jenner
Model, TV Personality and Businesswoman
Kylie Jenner

Famous Deaths

  • Conlon Nancarrow, American composer (Soundings 4), dies at 84
  • Jean-Claude Lauzon, director/writer (Leola), dies in air crash at 43