On This Day

What Happened on October 10, 1967

Day of the Week: Tuesday

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