On This Day

February 10, 1997 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • 5th ESPY Awards: Michael Johnson, Amy Van Dyken Lobo win
  • Comet Shoemaker-Holt 2 Closest Approach to Earth (1.9245 AU)
  • Lemrick Nelson found guilty in the fatal stabbing on Hasidic Jew Yankel Rosenbaum in Crown Heights Brooklyn in 1991
  • Soyuz TM-25 launches to the MIR

Deaths in History

  • Matthew Eappen of Newton Massachusetts (b. 1996)
  • Milton Cato, 1st Prime Minister of San Vincent and the Grenadines (1979-84), dies at 82