What Happened on December 10, 1967

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine awarded to Ragnar Granit, Haldan Keffer Hartline and George Wald "for discoveries about the make-up of the eye

Scientist George Wald
George Wald

Famous Deaths

  • Brazilio da Cunha Luz Itibere, composer, dies at 71
  • Carl Cunningham, rocker (Bar-kays), killed in a plane crash
  • Jimmy King, rocker (Bar-kays), dies in a plane crash
  • Otis Redding, singer (Dock of Bay), dies in plane crash at 26
  • Phalin Jones, rocker (Bar-kays), dies in plane crash
  • Ron Caldwell, rocker (Bar-kays), dies in a plane crash