On This Day

What Happened on October 10, 2002

Historical Events

Nobel Prize

American Vernon L. Smith and Daniel Kahneman awarded Nobel Prize for Economic Sciences for work in experiment economics

Election of Interest

Former cricketer Imran Khan elected to the Pakistani Parliament after winning the seat of Mianwali-I

Nobel Prize

Hungarian writer and Holocaust survivor Imre Kertész is awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature


Famous Deaths

  • Teresa Graves, American actress (Laugh-in, Get Christie Love!), dies in a fire at her home at 54
2002 Highlights

About October 10, 2002

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 19 years, 1 month and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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