What Happened On 10th July 1966 In History

July 10th (1966) was a Sunday. It's the 191st day of the year (192nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 174 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 10th July, 1966

  • » The Chicago Freedom Movement, led by Martin Luther King, Jr., holds a rally at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois. As many as 60,000 people come to hear Dr. King as well as Mahalia Jackson, Stevie Wonder, and Peter Paul and Mary.

Famous Birthdays on July 10 in 1966

  • » Gina Bellman, New Zealand-English actress
  • » Clive Efford, English politician
  • » Johnny Grunge, American wrestler (d. 2006)
  • » Christian Stangl, Austrian mountaineer

July 10th Holidays in History

  • » Armed Forces Day Mauritania known as Armed Forces Day (Mauritania)
  • » National Day of Commemoration (Ireland)
  • » Christian Calendar of saints called Feast Day:
  • » Amalberga of Maubeuge
  • » Canute IV of Denmark
  • » Saints Rufina and Secunda known as Rufina and Secunda
  • » Felicitas of Rome named Seven Brothers
  • » July 10 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » Independence Day, celebrates the independence of the Bahamas from the United Kingdom in 1973
  • » Silence Day (Followers of Meher Baba)
  • » List of U.S. states by date of statehood called Statehood Day (Wyoming)
  • » Nikola Tesla Day

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World History for the 10th July