On This Day

What Happened on October 10, 1967

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Brendan Behan's "Borstal Boy" premieres in Dublin

Irish Poet and Playwright Brendan Behan
Irish Poet and Playwright
Brendan Behan

Famous Birthdays

  • Frank Wainright, American football tight end (Miami Dolphins), born in Peoria, Illinois
  • Gavin Newsom, American politician (Governor of California 2019-), born in San Francisco, California
  • Jonathan Littell, French-American writer (The Kindly Ones), born in NYC, New York
  • Willie Davis, American NFL wide receiver (KC Chiefs, Tennessee Oilers), born in Little Rock, Arkansas

Famous Deaths

  • Ervin Major, Hungarian composer, dies at 66
1967 Highlights

About October 10, 1967

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 3 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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