Today is Wednesday, October 10. There are 75 days until Christmas.

On this date in 1966, the game "Twister" was introduced by Milton Bradley.

In 1973, Vice President Spiro Agnew pleaded no contest to one count of federal tax evasion and later resigned his office.

In 1975, Academy Award-winning actress Elizabeth Taylor married actor Richard Burton, again.

In 2014, Taylor Swift was named Billboard's Woman of the Year. This made her the first artist to be awarded the honor twice.

Today is National Curves Day, World Mental Health Day, and National Handbag Day.

Happy Birthday to Romance novelist Nora Roberts, who is 68.

Singer David Lee Roth, lead singer for Van Halen is 64.

Country singer Tanya Tucker is 60.

Race car driver Dale Earnhardt, Jr. is 44.

Actress Aimee Teegarden, from “Friday Night Lights,” is 29.