On This Day

What Happened on March 10, 1969

Historical Events


MurderMurder of Interest

James Earl Ray pleads guilty to the murder of Martin Luther King Jr.

Assassin of Martin Luther King Jr. James Earl Ray
Assassin of Martin Luther King Jr.
James Earl Ray

Famous Birthdays

  • Paget Brewster, American actress
  • Ricky Seagall, American actor and singer (The Partridge Family), born in Long Island, New York
  • Stephen Leaney, Australian golfer (US Open 2003 runner-up), born in Busselton, West Australia
1969 Highlights

About March 10, 1969

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 8 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Pisces