Home Events & Holidays Famous Birthdays Famous Deaths Famous Quotes History Calendar Add Your Events

 

Share This Page

Help Your Friends By Sharing This Page With Them Via
 

Find A Historical Year

  • [ * 1988 ]
 

Yearwise Historical Events

 

Monthwise Historical Events

 

Events & Holidays Celebrated Today

Countrywise Events & Holidays »

  • Constitution Day (Lithuania)
  • Gospel Day (Cook Islands)
  • Republic Day (Kazakhstan)
  • Restoration Day (Taiwan)
  • Thanksgiving Day (Grenada)
  • View All »
 

Poll

  • Who is the worst terrorist of all-time?
    Adolf Hitler
    Sadaam Hussein
    Benito Mussolini
 

Latest Events Listers

 

Famous Quotes

 

Find Us On Facebook

 

Sponsors

 

Historical Events Happened In 1966

Saturday, 25 October 2014

Jan 01   On this day in history 12 day transit worker strike shuts down New York City NY subway  

Jan 01   In the year 1966 all US cigarette packs have to carry "Caution Cigarette smoking may be hazardous to your health"  

Jan 01   On this day in history military coup by Colonel Jean-Bédel Bokassa in Central African Republic  

Jan 01   Simon & Garfunkel's "Sounds of Silence" reaches #1 on this day in history.  

Jan 01   On this day in history vincent Auriol, President of France (1947-53), dies at 82  

Jan 03   In the year 1966 floyd B McKissick, named national director of CORE  

Jan 03   Rex Lease, actor (Perils of Pauline, Dakota, California), dies at 62 in the year 1966.  

Jan 04   In the year 1966 doug Walters scores second Test century in his second Test  

Jan 05   George Duckworth, cricketer (24 Tests for England, ct 45 stp 15), dies in the year 1966.  

Jan 07   On this day in history canadian Gene Kiniski defeats veteran champion Lou Thesz two falls to one to become the world professional heavyweight champion  

Jan 07   In the year 1966 close to 200 passengers and crew from a Canadian Nationla pass. train are evacuated by helicopter after being trapped bvy snow slides in the Fraser Canyon in British Columbia  

Jan 07   Dance Theatre of Harlem debuts in the year 1966.  

Jan 07   Gene Kiniski a Canadian, beats Lou Thesz in St Louis MO, to become NWA champ in the year 1966.  

Jan 08   On this day in history beatles' "Rubber Soul," album goes #1 & stays #1 for 6 weeks  

Jan 08   Beatles' "We Can Work It Out," single goes #1 & stays #1 for 3 weeks in the year 1966.  

Jan 08   Georges Pompidou appointed French premier in the year 1966.  

Jan 08   Who & the Kinks perform on the last "Shindig" TV show on ABC in the year 1966.  

Jan 09   Haro Levoni Step'anyan, composer, dies at 68 in the year 1966.  

Jan 09   In the year 1966 polish government denies exit visa to Cardinal Wyszynski revisionism  

Jan 10   George Cresswell, cricketer (Took 13 wkts in 3 Tests for NZ), suicide in the year 1966.  

Jan 10   In the year 1966 india & Pakistan sign peace accord  

Jan 10   In the year 1966 julian Bond denied seat in Georgia legislature for opposing Vietnam War  

Jan 11   On this day in history "Daktari" African adventure series premieres on CBS TV  

Jan 11   "Daktari" African adventure series premieres on CBS TV with John Wayne on this day in history.  

Jan 11   550 die in landslides in mountains behind Rio de Janeiro after rain on this day in history.  

Jan 11   On this day in history albert Giacometti, Swiss/French painter/sculptor, dies at 64  

Jan 12   In the year 1966 12 day New York City NY transit strike ends  

Jan 12   In the year 1966 adam West and Burt Ward star as the Dynamic Duo in Batman, which makes its colorful, action-packed debut on ABC-TV.  

Jan 12   In the year 1966 lBJ says US should stay in S Vietnam until communist aggression ends  

Jan 13   First black selected for Presidential cabinet (LBJ selects Robert C Weaver-HUD) on this day in history.  

Jan 13   US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site in the year 1966.  

Jan 14   On this day in history david Bowie releases his 1st record (Can't Help Thinking About Me)  

Jan 14   In the year 1966 david Bowie releases his first record (Can't Help Thinking About Me)  

Jan 14   Sergei Korolev, Russian space station constructor, dies on this day in history.  

« Previous Page | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | Next Page »

Making Of History Captured

Watch Rare Video Clips Of Historical Events

  • Martin Luther King "I have a dream"   with Subtitles
  • 1989 Tiananmen Square Protests
  • 25 Most Horrific Massacres In History
  • The Nanking Massacre: Facts, Pictures, WW2, Documentary Photos, Book, Women (1997)
  • Korean Atrocities by American Army immediate following WWII 1946-1949
  • The world's oldest musical instrument (40,000 BCE) Mammoth ivory and bird bone flutes Germany
  • Cycling is the Greatest Invention of All Time
  • Wright Brothers First Flight (1903)
  • Raw Footage of Hamas Tunnel Terror Attack Being Thrawted
  • ISIS Genocide of Yazidi in Iraq
  • Boko Haram leader: Allah says to sell girls
  • Origins of Israel Palestinian Conflict
  • The Arab-Israeli Conflict Explained: World History Review
  • Israeli vs Hamas War VIDEO : 500 Killed in Gaza City Airstrikes, Rockets & Ground Operations
  • BIG AND WORST FIGHTS IN FOOTBALL FULL HD

Famous Birthdays In 1966

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   Tia Carrere, [Althea Janairo], Honolulu, actress (Wayne's World) was born in the year 1966.  

Jan 03   Chetan Sharma, cricketer (Ind Test bowler, World Cup hat-trick 1987) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   In the year 1966 birth of john Kropke, CFL defensive tackle (Saskatchewan Roughriders)  

Jan 03   Luis Sojo, Barquisimeto Venezuela, infielder (Seattle Mariners) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   In the year 1966 birth of wendell Davis, NFL wide receiver (Indianapolis Colts)  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of martin Galway, Northern Ireland composer  

Jan 04   Deana Carter, country singer was born on this day in history.  

Jan 07   On this day in history birth of carolyn Bessette Kennedy, model/wife of John Kennedy Jr  

Famous Deaths In 1966

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   Vincent Auriol, President of France (1947-53), dies at 82 on this day in history.  

Jan 03   Rex Lease, actor (Perils of Pauline, Dakota, California), dies at 62 on this day in history.  

Jan 05   George Duckworth, cricketer (24 Tests for England, ct 45 stp 15), dies in the year 1966.  

Jan 09   Haro Levoni Step'anyan, composer, dies at 68 in the year 1966.  

Jan 10   George Cresswell, cricketer (Took 13 wkts in 3 Tests for NZ), suicide died on this day in history.  

Jan 11   Albert Giacometti, Swiss/French painter/sculptor, dies at 64 in the year 1966.  

Jan 14   Sergei Korolev, Russian space station constructor, dies on this day in history.  

Jan 15   On this day in history betsy Mitchell, US 100m backstroke swimmer, dies at 25