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On This Day (August 10) during the 90's

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On This Day in the 90's

1990

  • NASA's Magellan spacecraft lands on Venus

1992

  • Satellite TOPEX/Poseidon launched

1993

  • An earthquake measuring 7.0 on the Richter Scale hits the South Island of New Zealand.
  • Three-ship collision causes oil spill, Tampa Bay, Florida

1994

  • Ruth Bader Ginsburg sworn in as US Supreme Court Justice

  • Last British troops leave Hong Kong (been there since Sept 1841)

1997

  • Kylie Jenner, American model, TV and social media personality (Keeping Up with the Kardashians), born in Los Angeles, California

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1999

  • Vladimir Putin was newly installed as acting prime minister in Russia.

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  • It was announced that Paul "Bonehead" Arthurs was leaving Oasis.

...and THAT's what happend on August 10, during the 90's!

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