On this day: October 10

POSTED: 6:58 PM Oct 09 2012   UPDATED: 2:00 AM Oct 10 2013

The Beach Boys release "Good Vibrations," a rebuilt London Bridge opens in the Arizona desert, a vice president resigns, and the entertainment world loses Yul Brynner, Orson Welles and Christopher Reeve, all on this day.

OTD October 10 - Joe Namath
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1977: Quarterback Joe Namath plays the last game of his National Football League career. The future Hall of Famer took a beating for the Los Angeles Rams on a cold, windy and rainy Monday night game as the Rams fell 24-23 to the Chicago Bears on the road and was through for the regular season. He retired following the season.

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