On This Day

What Happened on February 10, 1966

Historical Events

Book releaseHistoric Publication

"Valley of the Dolls" by Jacqueline Susann is published by Bernard Geis Associates in the US - sold over 31 million copies

  • Harmel government in Belgium resigns

Famous Birthdays

  • Daryl Johnston, American NFL running back (Dallas Cowboys), born in Youngstown, New York

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Reggae Musician Bob Marley (21) marries fellow musician Rita Anderson (19)

Reggae Musician Bob Marley
Reggae Musician
Bob Marley

Famous Deaths

  • Billy Rose [William Samuel Rosenberg], American theatrical producer (Diamond Horse Show), dies at 66
1966 Highlights

About February 10, 1966

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 9 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aquarius