Historical Events In 1966
Tuesday, 14 July 2020
Aug 11 On this day in history indonesian Malaysian peace agreement signed in Djakarta
Aug 11 Last Beatle concert tour of the US begins in the year 1966.
Aug 14 First US lunar orbiter begins orbiting the Moon in the year 1966.
Aug 14 In the year 1966 s J "Tip" Snooke, S Afr cricket all-rounder (26 Tests 1905-23), dies
Aug 15 Gerhard/Gerhart Pohl, German writer (Battle of Kolbenau), dies at 64 in the year 1966.
Aug 16 Jack Mather, actor (Cisco Kid), dies of heart attack at 58 in the year 1966.
Aug 17 On this day in history archibald Palm, cricketer (Test S Africa v England 1927-28), dies
Aug 17 Pioneer 7 launched into solar orbit in the year 1966.
Aug 18 Battle of Long Tan, Vietnam on this day in history.
Aug 18 First ship-to-shore satellite radio message sent in the year 1966.
Aug 18 In the year 1966 isaac Keesing, Dutch founder (System Keesing), dies at 80
Aug 18 The 'Cultural Revolution' in China begins on this day in history.
Aug 21 Mickey Wright wins LPGA Women's Western Golf Open on this day in history.
Aug 22 Apolinary Szeluto, composer, dies at 82 on this day in history.
Aug 23 Francis Xavier Bushman, actor (Ben-Hur), dies at 83 on this day in history.
Aug 23 In the year 1966 lunar Orbiter 1 takes first photograph of Earth from Moon
Aug 24 In the year 1966 uSSR launches Luna 11 for orbit around Moon
Aug 26 Art Baker, TV host (You Asked For It), dies at 67 in the year 1966.
Aug 26 In the year 1966 balt Orioles Roznovsky & B Powell are 4th to hit consecutive pinch HRs
Aug 27 Francis Chichester begins 1st solo sail around world in the year 1966.
Aug 27 On this day in history francis Chichester begins the first solo sail around the world
Aug 27 In the year 1966 race riot in Waukegan Illinois
Aug 29 In the year 1966 beatles last public concert, (Candlestick Park, SF)
Aug 29 On this day in history the Beatles make what would utimately be their last live performance with a show at San Francisco's Candlestick Park.
Aug 31 Kasimir Edschmid, [Karl E Schmidt], German writer, dies at 75 on this day in history.
Sep 03 On this day in history 24th World SF Convention honors Gene Roddenberry
Sep 06 On this day in history "Star Trek" premiers on NBC TV
Sep 06 Hendrik F Verwoerd, South African PM (1958-66), assassinated at 64 on this day in history.
Sep 06 Race riot in Atlanta Georgia on this day in history.
Sep 07 In the year 1966 al Kelly, double talk comedian (Ernie Kovacs Show), dies at 67
Sep 07 KTNE TV channel 13 in Alliance, NB (PBS) begins broadcasting in the year 1966.
Sep 07 The final episode of The Dick Van Dyke Show is aired on CBS-TV in the year 1966.
Sep 08 "That Girl" starring Marlo Thomas premiers on ABC-TV in the year 1966.
Sep 08 Star Trek makes its debut on NBC-TV on this day in history.