March 10, 1966 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • 5 time Horse of the Year, Kelso, retires
  • North Vietnamese capture US Green Beret Camp at Ashau Valley

Weddings in History

  • Dutch Crown Princess Beatrix (Queen Beatrix) marries German aristocrat Claus von Amsberg in Amsterdam

Deaths in History

  • Frederik "Frits" Zernike, Dutch physicist (Nobel 1953), dies at 77
  • Mari Sandoz, US author (Cheyenne Autumn), dies at 64