What Happened on February 10, 1966

Historical Events

Historic Publication

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

  • Pierre Harmel's Belgium government resigns

Famous Birthdays

  • Daryl Johnston, American NFL running back (Dallas Cowboys), born in Youngstown, New York
Born in 1966

Famous Weddings

Bob Marley

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

Famous Deaths

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

About February 10, 1966

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 3 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aquarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: My Love - Petula Clark
  • UK #1 Song: Michelle - Overlanders