May 10th: What is special about this date?

May 10th marks the 130th day of the Gregorian calendar year (or the 131st in case of leap years). There are 235 days remaining until the end of the year. Discover famous birthdays on May 10th, celebrities died on this date, the zodiac sign associated to May 10th and what happened on May 10th in history. On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about May 10th.


May 10th: what famous birthdays are on this date?

On May 10th there are the following famous birthdays:

  • Atul Kulkarni
    Atul Kulkarni (1971)

    An Indian actor who has appeared in numerous Bollywood and Marathi films, as well as television shows.

  • Sid Vicious
    Sid Vicious (1957)

    British punk rocker, with the "sex pistols" band.

  • Marie-France Pisier
    Marie-France Pisier (1944)

    French actress and director, born in vietnam to her father.

  • Marina Vlady
    Marina Vlady (1938)

    French actress and blond international star.

  • Wayne Dyer
    Wayne Dyer (1940)

    American motivational speaker and author of self-help.

  • Kenan Thompson
    Kenan Thompson (1978)

    Kenan thompson is an american actor best known for his work on the sketch comedy show saturday night live.

  • Emmanuelle Devos
    Emmanuelle Devos (1964)

    French actress, the daughter of marie henriau.

  • Rick Santorum
    Rick Santorum (1958)

    American republican party politician.

  • Ettore Scola
    Ettore Scola (1931)

    Italian director of film and tv.

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May 10th: who died on this date?

On May 10th the following celebrities died:

  • Joan Crawford
    Joan Crawford (1977)

    Joan crawford was an american actress known for her roles in classic hollywood films such as 'mildred pierce' and 'whatever happened to baby...

  • Susan Oliver
    Susan Oliver (1990)

    American actress, one the most well-known faces on tv.

  • Sylvia Syms
    Sylvia Syms (1992)

    American jazz singer (born 1917).

  • Carol Haney
    Carol Haney (1964)

    Pantomime quiz: dancer dies at 35.

  • Deborah Walley
    Deborah Walley (2001)

    Bridgeport, connecticut -- actress (mothers in law, beach blanket).

  • Paul Revere (1818)

    American silversmith and patriot who alerted the colonial militia to the approach of British forces before the battles of Lexington and...

  • Lieutenant General Thomas J. Jackson (1863)

    Renowned Confederate general during the American Civil War, nicknamed 'Stonewall' for his steadfast leadership.

  • Bassheva Rabinovitch (2005)

    Pioneering physicist who made significant advancements in quantum mechanics.

  • Mihailo Obrenović (1868)

    Ruler of Serbia known for modernizing the country.

  • Lucion Benedict (1998)

    British physicist known for his research in quantum mechanics.

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May 10th: what zodiac sign is associated with this date?

On May 10th, the zodiac sign associated with this date is Taurus according to the Western Zodiac.

Taurus zodiac sign

May 10th: what is special about the Taurus sign?

The Taurus sign encompasses people born between April 20th and May 20th.

You can discover Taurus's personality traits and attitude and Taurus's most and least compatible signs.

If you're a Taurus born in May discover why May born are so special.


May 10th: what happened on this date in history?

Here's what happened on May 10th in history:

  • May 10, 1918: HMS Vindictive sunk to block entrance of Ostend Harbor.
  • May 10, 1926: 52nd Preakness: John Maiben aboard Display wins in 1:59.8.
  • May 10, 1928: WGY, Schenectady begins regular TV programming
  • May 10, 1937: Busmen strike in London
  • May 10, 1953: KCBD TV channel 11 in Lubbock, TX (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • May 10, 1954: Bolshoi-ballet does not appear in Paris
  • May 10, 1956: KFSN TV channel 30 in Fresno, CA (ABC / CBS) begins broadcasting
  • May 10, 1971: US special delivery rates go from 45 cents to 60 cents
  • May 10, 1972: Overloaded South Korean bus plunges into reservoir, killing 77.
  • May 10, 1973: Stanley Cup: Montreal Canadiens beat Chicago Blackhawks, 4 games to 2.
  • May 10, 2007: The United States House of Representatives approves a $96 billion war expenditure measure that sets benchmarks for Iraqi achievements in return for funding.
  • May 10, 2019: Insurgency within the Maghreb (2002 to present): Four hostages held in northern Burkina Faso are freed by French naval commandos. Two French commandos were killed in the rescue operation. Two Frenchmen, who were kidnapped in Benin May 1, and two women, one American and one South Korean, were among those released.

What day of the year is May 10th?

May 10th marks the 130th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (or the 131st in case of leap years).

There are 235 days remaining until the end of the year.

May 10th is the 10th day of the month of May.