On This Day

What Happened on August 10, 1967

Famous Birthdays

  • Carlos Briceno, Fountain Valley, CA, beach volleyball (Olympic bronze 1992, 96)
  • Lorraine Pearson, Romford Essex, rock vocalist (5 Star-Silk & Steel)
  • Mart Sander, Estonian singer and actor
  • Peter Murphy, Australian rower (Olympics 1996)
  • Philippe Albert, Belgian former footballer

Person of interestRiddick Bowe

Riddick Bowe, Heavyweight boxing champion (Olympic silver 1988), born in Brooklyn, New York

Famous Deaths

  • John Francis Larchet, composer, dies at 83
1967 Highlights

About August 10, 1967

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 3 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Leo