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 This day in History - February 10
469 Historic Events for February 10
1990

Buster Douglas KOs Mike Tyson in 10 for heavyweight boxing title

Event
1990

6th Largest wrestling crowd (63,900-Tokyo Dome)

Event
1991

Lithuania votes for independence from USSR

Event
1991

NBA All Star Game at Charlotte NC

Event
1991

Johann Koss skates world record 10 km (13:43.54)

Event
1991

"La Bete" opens at Eugene O'Neill Theater NYC for 24 performances

Event
1991

41st NBA All-Star Game: East beats West 116-114 at Charlotte

Event
1991

Beth Daniel wins LPGA Phar-Mor at Inverrary Golf Tournament

Event
1992

Bonnie Blair wins 1992 Olympics 1st gold medal for USA

Event
1992

Florence Tarlow, dies of cancer at 70

Death
1992

Alex Haley, US writer (Autobiography of Malcolm X, Roots), dies at 70

Death
1992

"Dangerous Women" final episode on WWOR-TV

Event
1992

Meade Roberts, screenwriter, dies of congestive heart failure at 61

Death
1992

Thomas Graftdijk, Dutch writer (Dr Faustus), dies

Death
1992

Wim Ramaker, Dutch director/writer (On Death Track), dies

Death
1992

Mike Tyson convicted of raping Desiree Washington in Indiana

Event
1992

Mau Kopuit, Dutch editor-in-chief (New Israeli Weekly Newspaper), dies

Death
1993

John Grossman, Czech director (Process, Revisor), dies

Death
1993

Joy Garrett, actress (Days of Our Live), dies of liver failure at 47

Death
1993

Maurice Bourges-Maunoury, PM of France (1957), dies

Death
1993

"Michael Jackson Talks To Oprah Winfrey" airs on ABC and drew an astounding 39.3 rating/56 share, 90 million people

Event
1993

US officially backs peace plan in Bosnia

Event
1993

Jani Sievinen swims world record 200m backstroke (1:55.59)

Event
1995

US female Figure Skating championship won by Nicole Bobek

Event
1995

S van der Linde, church historian, dies at 89

Death