What Happened on June 10, 1968

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • "Danny Thomas Hour" last airs on NBC-TV
  • 4h Rugby League World Cup: Australia beats France 20-2
  • AL games at Balt & Chicago postponed honoring Robert F. Kennedy
  • KCFW TV channel 9 in Kalispell, MT (ABC/NBC) begins broadcasting
  • WHTV (now WTZH) TV channel 24 in Meridian, MS (NBC/CBS) 1st broadcast

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Burr, American comedian
  • Jimmy Shea, American skeleton racer
  • Kevin Donnalley, NFL guard/tackle (Houston/Tennessee Oilers)
  • Susan Haskell, actress (Marty-One Life to Live, Strictly Business)
  • The D.O.C., American rapper

Famous Deaths

  • Yury Sergeyevich Milyutin, composer, dies at 65