What Happened on September 10, 1966

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Beatles' "Revolver," album goes #1 & stays #1 for 6 weeks in the UK

Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Muhammad Ali TKOs Karl Mildenberger in 12 for heavyweight boxing title

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Muhammad Ali
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Muhammad Ali
  • Neal Diamond's 1st chart song (Cherry Cherry)

Famous Birthdays

  • Joe Nieuwendyk, NHL forward (Dallas Stars, Team Canada 1998)
  • Kimble Anders, NFL fullback (KC Chiefs)
  • Ted Popson, NFL tight end (SF 49ers)

Famous Weddings

  • Actor John Lithgow (20) weds Jean Taynton

Famous Deaths

  • Emil Gumbel, German mathematician and pacifist (b. 1891)
  • James Langridge, cricketer (242 runs & 19 wkts for England), dies