On This Day

What Happened on September 10, 1967

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Chicago White Sox Joel Horlen no-hits Det Tigers, 6-0
  • Gibraltar votes 12,138 to 44 to remain British & not Spanish
  • Joel Horlen revives Chicago's pennant hopes with a 5-0 no-hit win
  • KVVU TV channel 5 in Henderson-Las Vegas, NV (IND) begins broadcasting
  • US National Championship Men's Tennis, Forest Hills, NY: John Newcombe of Australia defeats American Clark Graebner 6–4, 6–4, 8–6 for first of 2 US singles titles

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US National Championship Women's Tennis, Forest Hills, NY: Billie Jean King defeats England's Ann Haydon-Jones 11–9, 6–4 for first of 4 US singles crowns

Tennis Legend Billie Jean King
Tennis Legend
Billie Jean King