Historical Events Happened In 1966
Tuesday, 07 July 2015
Sep 09 In the year 1966 antonio Massana, composer, dies at 76
Sep 09 John Lennon meets Yoko Ono at an avante-garde art exposition on this day in history.
Sep 10 In the year 1966 beatles' "Revolver," album goes #1 &stays #1 for 6 weeks
Sep 10 James Langridge, cricketer (242 runs & 19 wkts for England), dies in the year 1966.
Sep 11 In the year 1966 charlie Cantor, actor (Artie-Ray Bolger Show), dies at 68
Sep 12 In the year 1966 "The Monkees,"premier on NBC
Sep 12 Gemini XI launched for 71-hour flight on this day in history.
Sep 14 In the year 1966 gertrude Berg, actress (Molly Goldberg-Goldbergs), dies at 66
Sep 15 On this day in history gemini XI returns to Earth
Sep 16 On this day in history metropolitan Opera opens at NY's Lincoln Center
Sep 17 On this day in history fritz Wunderlich, German tenor (Stuttgart 1955-58), dies at 35
Sep 18 In the year 1966 fernand Lamy, composer, dies at 85
Sep 20 US Surveyor B launched toward Moon; crashed Sept 23 in the year 1966.
Sep 21 On this day in history 5" of rain falls on NYC
Sep 21 Paul Reynaud, premier France (1940), dies on this day in history.
Sep 22 In the year 1966 only 413 show up at a Yankee Stadium game
Sep 26 "Staten Island," first icebreaker to enter SF bay on this day in history.
Sep 26 In the year 1966 helen Kane, actress (Heads Up, Pointed Heels), dies of cancer at 62
Sep 28 Eric Fleming, actor (Gil-Rawhide), dies at 41 in the year 1966.
Sep 29 In the year 1966 maurits H E Uyldert, Dutch poet/writer (Motion), dies at 75
Sep 30 Botswana (Bechuanaland) gains independence from Britain (Nat'l Day) on this day in history.
Oct 01 Albert P A A Besnard, poet/journalist (Doom & Thirst), dies on this day in history.
Oct 03 On this day in history basutoland becomes the independent Lesotho
Oct 04 In the year 1966 lesotho (Basutoland) gains independence from Britain (National Day)
Oct 04 Sherman Billingsley, talk show host (Stork Club), dies at 66 in the year 1966.
Oct 06 Sydney Chatton, dies of heart attack at 48 on this day in history.
Oct 07 In the year 1966 johnny Kidd, rocker (Johnny Kidd & Pirates), dies at 26 in a car crash
Oct 09 Balt Orioles sweep LA Dodgers, in 63rd World Series in the year 1966.
Oct 12 On this day in history arthur Vincent Lourie, composer, dies at 74
Oct 13 In the year 1966 173 US airplanes bomb North-Vietnam
Oct 13 Clifton Webb, actor (Laura, Razor's Edge), dies of heart attack at 72 in the year 1966.
Oct 14 Arcady Dubensky, composer, dies at 75 in the year 1966.
Oct 14 On this day in history the first day of operation of the Montreal subway operated by la Société de Transport de la Communauté Urbaine de Montréal (STCUM).
Oct 15 On this day in history lBJ signs a bill creating Dept of Transportation