On This Day

What Happened on May 24, 2010

Historical Events

  • Andrew Wakefield, doctor at the center of MMR vaccination scare, struck off the UK medical register after being found guilty of serious professional misconduct
  • NHL Eastern Conference Final: Philadelphia Flyers beat Montreal Canadians, 4 games to 1

Famous Deaths

  • Anneliese Rothenberger, German operatic lyric soprano (b. 1926)
  • Morrie Martin, Major League Baseball pitcher (b. 1922)
  • Paul Gray, American bassist (Slipknot) (b. 1972)
  • Petr Muk, Czech composer, musician, performer, and singer (b. 1965)
  • Ray Alan, English ventriloquist & television entertainer (b. 1930)
  • Raymond V. Haysbert, African-American business executive and civil rights leader (b. 1920)
  • Tapen Chatterjee, Bengali actor from India (b. 1937)
  • Virendra Bhatia, Indian politician (b. 1947)
2010 Highlights

About May 24, 2010

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 10 years, 2 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Gemini