On This Day

What Happened on August 10, 2001

Historical Events

Historic Event

US and UK reject a proposal by UN Secretary General Kofi Annan to permit the Iraqi government to use $1 billion per year to fund infrastructure improvements and to increase oil production capacity

UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan
UN Secretary-General
Kofi Annan

Famous Weddings

  • "Dixie Chick's" Martie Maguire (31) weds actor Gareth Maguire in Kailua, Hawaii

Famous Deaths

  • Lou Boudreau, American baseball player and manager (b. 1917)
2001 Highlights

About August 10, 2001

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 2 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Leo