On This Day

What Happened on April 2, 2010

Historical Events


AgreementContract of Interest

Basketball superstar Kobe Bryant signs a three-year contract extension with the NBA's Los Angeles Lakers worth $87 million

NBA Guard Kobe Bryant
NBA Guard
Kobe Bryant

Famous Divorces

  • "Wayne's World" actress Tia Carrere (43) divorces British photojournalist Simon Wakelin due to irreconcilable differences after 7 years of marriage

Famous Deaths

  • Chris Kanyon, American pro wrestler (WCW/WWF World Tag Team C'ship), dies from suicide at 40
  • Mike Cuellar, Cuban baseball pitcher (MLB All-Star 1967, 70, 71, 74); World Series 1964, 70; AL Cy Young Award 1969; Baltimore Orioles), dies from stomach cancer at 72
  • Thomas J. Moyer, American judge and Chief Justice of the Ohio Supreme Court (1987-2010), dies at 70
2010 Highlights

About April 2, 2010

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 10 years, 7 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aries