On This Day

What Happened on May 10, 1961

Historical Events

  • "Beyond the Fringe" premieres in London

Famous Birthdays

  • Blyth Tait, England, NZ equestrian 3 day event (Olympic gold 1996)
  • Danny Carey, American drummer (Tool), born in Lawrence, Kansas
  • Johanna ter Steege, Dutch actress
  • Randy Cunneyworth, Canadian NHL left wing (Pittsburgh Penguins, Hartford Whalers) and coach (Atlanta Thrashers, Montreal Canadiens), born in Etobicoke, Ontario
  • Teri Copley, Arcadia California, actress (Mickey-We've Got it Made)
1961 Highlights

About May 10, 1961

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 5 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Taurus