On This Day

What Happened on June 10, 1977

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Al Geiberger becomes the 1st player in history to post a score of 59 (−13) in a PGA Tour-sanctioned event, during the 2nd round Danny Thomas Memphis Classic at Colonial CC in Cordova, Tennessee
  • Apple Computer ships its first Apple II computers
  • International Labour Organisation and United Nations meet to discuss apartheid in South Africa and potential actions to prevent further violence and state repression.
  • James Earl Ray (Martin Luther King's killer) escapes from prison

Famous Birthdays

  • Adam Darski, Polish musician most known for being the leader of Behemoth
  • Mike Rosenthal, American football player, sports radio talk show host
  • Takako Matsu, Japanese singer and actress