May 10, 1969 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Apollo 10 transmit 1st color pictures of Earth from space
  • In an interview with the 'Belfast Telegraph' former Northern Ireland Prime Minister Terence O'Neill states: "if you give Roman Catholics a good job and a good house, they will live like Protestants, ... They will refuse to have 18 children"
  • Turtles play White House, Mark Volman falls off stage 5 times
  • US troops begin attack on Hill 937 ("Hamburger Hill"), Vietnam

Birthdays in History

  • John Scalzi, American writer