What Happened on August 10, 2002

Historical Events

  • New Zealand beats South Africa, 30-23 in Durban to win their fourth Tri Nations Rugby Series; All Blacks score 4 tries to 2

Famous Weddings

  • "Baywatch" actress Angelica Bridges (28) weds Canadian hockey player Sheldon Souray (26) at the Bellagio Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada

Lisa Marie Presley & Nicolas Cage

Academy Award-winning actor Nicolas Cage (38) weds "Princess of Rock and Roll" Lisa Marie Presley (34) at the Mauna Lani Bay Hotel on the Big Island of Hawaii; divorce in 2004

Famous Deaths

  • Kristen Nygaard, Norwegian computer scientist, dies at 75

Michael HouserMichael Houser (1962-2002)

American guitarist (Widespread Panic), dies of pancreatic cancer at 40

2002 Highlights

About August 10, 2002

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 9 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Hot In Herre - Nelly
  • UK #1 Song: Colourblind - Darius