On This Day

What Happened on December 10, 1969

Famous Birthdays

  • Darren Berry, Australian cricketer (Victorian wicket-keeper since 1989-90), born in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Nadim Khan, Pakistani cricketer (brother of Moin Pakistani lefty spinner 1993), born in Rawalpindi, Pakistan
  • Rob Blake, Canadian NHL defenseman (Team Canada, LA Kings), born in Simcoe, Ontario
  • Todd Furdyk, CFL tackle (BC Lions)

Famous Deaths

  • Franco Capuana, composer, dies at 75
  • Leigh Harline, American composer and conductor, dies at 62
1969 Highlights

About December 10, 1969

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 1 month and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius