Born on this Day in History: February 10, 1967 - Laura Dern was born in Los Angeles. Her first major role was in 1980s Foxes. Subsequent roles included Teachers. in 1984 and Mask in 1985 and Smooth Talk in 1986. That same year, she starred in Blue Velvet and in Wild at Heart in 1990. In 1991 she was in Rambling Rose. In 1993, she won over mainstream audiences in Jurassic Park. She has also received accolades for her TV roles.
On this Day in History: February 10, 1863 - Midgets Tom Thumb and Lavinia Warren married in a ceremony promoted and orchestrated by P.T. Barnum, reception tickets $75 (adjusted for inflation, $1250 in today's dollars). Commodore Nutt served as best man.