On This Day

What Happened on August 10, 2001

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

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)