Historical Events In 1966
Thursday, 09 July 2020
Dec 15 Walt Disney, animator, dies at 65, put in suspended animation in the year 1966.
Dec 16 In the year 1966 beatles release "Everywhere it's Christmas" in the UK
Dec 17 Gustaf Paulson, composer, dies at 68 in the year 1966.
Dec 18 Dr Seuss' "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" airs for 1st time on CBS on this day in history.
Dec 18 Gene Gauntier, dies in Cuernavaca Mexico on this day in history.
Dec 19 On this day in history ehm Welk, writer, dies at 82
Dec 21 USSR launches Luna 13; soft-landed in Oceanus Procellarum on this day in history.
Dec 23 Britains rock TV show, "Ready Steady Go," last program in the year 1966.
Dec 23 On this day in history hv Doderer, writer, dies at 70
Dec 24 On this day in history "Joyful Noise" closes at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC after 12 perfs
Dec 24 In the year 1966 gaspar Cassado Moreu, composer, dies at 69
Dec 24 Luna 13 lands on Moon on this day in history.
Dec 24 In the year 1966 uSAF C144 military charter crashes near Binh Thai Vietnam kills 129
Dec 26 In the year 1966 ina Boudier-Baker, Dutch author (Poverty), dies at 88
Dec 27 "At the Drop of Another Hat" opens at Booth Theater NYC for 105 perfs on this day in history.
Dec 28 13 die in a train crash in Everett Mass in the year 1966.
Dec 29 In the year 1966 pirate Radio Phoenix, 1st transmission (Worcester, Mass)
Dec 30 In the year 1966 christian A Herter, US Min of Foreign affairs (1959-61), dies at 71
Dec 31 On this day in history chief Nipo Strongheart, Native Amer actor (Pony Soldier), dies at 75
Dec 31 Monkee's "I'm a Believer" hits #1 and stays there for 7 weeks in the year 1966.
Dec 31 On this day in history pirate Radio 390 (Radio Invicata) off England, resumes transmitting