On This Day

What Happened on June 10, 1966

Historical Events

  • Beatles "Paperback Writer" is released in UK
  • Beatles record "Rain" 1st to use reverse tapes
  • Cleveland Indian Sonny Siebert no-hits Washington Senator, 2-0

Music concertMusic Concert

Janis Joplin's 1st live concert (Avalon Ballroom in San Francisco)

Singer-Songwriter Janis Joplin
Janis Joplin
  • Mamas & Papas win gold record for "Monday, Monday"

Famous Birthdays

  • David Platt, English footballer
  • Doug McKeon, NJ, actor (Big Shamus Little Shamus, Centennial)
1966 Highlights

About June 10, 1966

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 4 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Gemini