On This Day

What Happened on June 10, 2002

Historical Events

  • The first direct electronic communication experiment between the nervous systems of two humans is carried out by Kevin Warwick in the United Kingdom.

Famous Weddings

  • Soviet-Russian 1988 and 1994 Olympic Champion skater Ekaterina Gordeeva (31) weds 1998 Olympic Champion figure skater Ilia Kulik (25) in San Francisco

Famous Deaths

  • Benjamin Ward, 1st African American NYC Police Commissioner, dies at 75

John Gotti

John Gotti, American mafia gangster and head of the Gambino family, dies of throat cancer at 61


2002 Highlights

About June 10, 2002

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 19 years, 5 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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