On This Day in the 90's
- NASA's Magellan spacecraft lands on Venus
- Satellite TOPEX/Poseidon launched
- 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
- Ruth Bader Ginsburg sworn in as US Supreme Court Justice
- Last British troops leave Hong Kong (been there since Sept 1841)
- Kylie Jenner, American model, TV and social media personality (Keeping Up with the Kardashians), born in Los Angeles, California
- Vladimir Putin was newly installed as acting prime minister in Russia.
- It was announced that Paul "Bonehead" Arthurs was leaving Oasis.
...and THAT's what happend on August 10, during the 90's!