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 (1940-2002)

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? 21 years, 3 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Foolish - Ashanti
  • UK #1 Song: Light My Fire - Will Young