On This Day

What Happened on January 10, 1965

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Sport awardNFL Pro Bowl

15th NFL Pro Bowl, LA Memorial Coliseum: Western Conference beats Eastern Conference, 34-14; MVPs: Fran Tarkenton, Minnesota Vikings, QB; Terry Barr, Detroit Lions, DB

NFL Quarterback Fran Tarkenton
NFL Quarterback
Fran Tarkenton
  • Bollingen prize for poetry awarded to Horace Gregory
  • WKBD TV channel 50 in Detroit, MI (IND) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Butch Hartman, American animator, born in Highland Park, Michigan
  • James Washington, American NFL safety (Dallas Cowboys, Wash Redskins), born in Abilene, Texas
  • Nathan Moore, English musician (Brother Beyond-Can You Keep a Secret), born in Stamford Hill, London