On This Day

What Happened on August 23, 2010

Historical Events

  • Manila hostage crisis, which occurred at the Quirino Grandstand in Manila, where a dismissed police officer took hostage a tour bus full of Chinese nationals.

Famous Weddings

  • Spanish singer Julio Iglesias (66) weds Dutch model Miranda Rijnsburger (44) at Virgen del Carmen Church in Marbella, Spain

Famous Divorces

Tiger Woods

Former Swedish model Elin Nordegren (30) divorces professional golfer Tiger Woods (34) after 6 years of marriage

Golfer Tiger Woods
Tiger Woods
2010 Highlights

About August 23, 2010

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 11 years, 2 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Virgo