January 10, 1967 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Edward W. Brooke (Sen-R-Mass), takes his seat as the 1st popularly elected African American to the US Senate

US Senator Edward W. Brooke
US Senator
Edward W. Brooke
  • Lester Maddox inaugurated as governor of Georgia
  • PBS (the National Educational TV) begins as a 70 station network

Birthdays in History

  • Johan Laats, Belgian judoka

Weddings in History

  • Dutch Princess Margret marries Pieter van Vollenhoven