On This Day

What Happened on October 5, 2010

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Injured Indian cricket batsman VVS Laxman is the hero with 73 not out as the home team chases down 216 to beat Australia with just 1 wicket to spare in the 1st Test at Mohali

Famous Deaths

  • Bernard Clavel, French novelist (b. 1923)
  • Mary Leona Gage, American beauty pageant winner and actress (b. 1939)
  • Steve Lee, Swiss musician and vocalist (Gotthard) (b. 1963)