What Happened On 10th August 1988 In History

August 10th (1988) was a Wednesday. It's the 222nd day of the year (223rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 143 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 10th August, 1988

  • » Japanese American internment: U.S. President Ronald Reagan signs the Civil Liberties Act of 1988, providing $20,000 payments to Japanese Americans who were either interned in or relocated by the United States during World War II.

Famous Birthdays on August 10 in 1988

  • » Francesco Acerbi, Italian footballer

August 10th Holidays in History

  • » Christian Calendar of saints called Feast Day:
  • » Saint Bessus known as Bessus
  • » Saint Blane named Blane (Catholic Church called Roman Catholic Church)
  • » Geraint of Dumnonia
  • » Lawrence of Rome
  • » Our Lady of Good Success Parañaque, Philippines or Our Lady of Good Success of Parañaque, Patroness of Parañaque, Philippines
  • » August 10 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » Public holidays in Ecuador or Declaration of Independence of Quito, proclaimed independence from Spain on August 10, 1809. Independence finally occurred on May 24, 1822 at the Battle of Pichincha. (Ecuador)

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