On This Day

What Happened on December 10, 1965

Historical Events

  • "Yearling" opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 3 performances
  • Dutch ends economic boycott of Rhodesia
  • Test Cricket debut of Doug Walters v England at the Gabba

Famous Birthdays

  • (Joseph) "J" Mascis, American rock singer and guitarist (Dinosaur Jr), born in Amherst, Massachusetts
  • Stephanie Morgenstern, Canadian actress and filmmaker (Remembrance), born in Geneva, Switzerland

Famous Deaths

  • Henry (Dixon) Cowell, US pianist/composer (Aeolian Harp), dies at 68
1965 Highlights

About December 10, 1965

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 11 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Sagittarius