Historical Events In 1966
Tuesday, 03 August 2021
Dec 15 In the year 1966 walt Disney, animator, dies at 65, put in suspended animation
Dec 16 Beatles release "Everywhere it's Christmas" in the UK in the year 1966.
Dec 17 In the year 1966 gustaf Paulson, composer, dies at 68
Dec 18 In the year 1966 dr Seuss' "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" airs for 1st time on CBS
Dec 18 Gene Gauntier, dies in Cuernavaca Mexico on this day in history.
Dec 19 Ehm Welk, writer, dies at 82 on this day in history.
Dec 21 USSR launches Luna 13; soft-landed in Oceanus Procellarum on this day in history.
Dec 23 In the year 1966 britains rock TV show, "Ready Steady Go," last program
Dec 23 In the year 1966 hv Doderer, writer, dies at 70
Dec 24 "Joyful Noise" closes at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC after 12 perfs in the year 1966.
Dec 24 In the year 1966 gaspar Cassado Moreu, composer, dies at 69
Dec 24 Luna 13 lands on Moon in the year 1966.
Dec 24 On this day in history uSAF C144 military charter crashes near Binh Thai Vietnam kills 129
Dec 26 Ina Boudier-Baker, Dutch author (Poverty), dies at 88 in the year 1966.
Dec 27 "At the Drop of Another Hat" opens at Booth Theater NYC for 105 perfs on this day in history.
Dec 28 In the year 1966 13 die in a train crash in Everett Mass
Dec 29 Pirate Radio Phoenix, 1st transmission (Worcester, Mass) on this day in history.
Dec 30 Christian A Herter, US Min of Foreign affairs (1959-61), dies at 71 in the year 1966.
Dec 31 Chief Nipo Strongheart, Native Amer actor (Pony Soldier), dies at 75 on this day in history.
Dec 31 In the year 1966 monkee's "I'm a Believer" hits #1 and stays there for 7 weeks
Dec 31 In the year 1966 pirate Radio 390 (Radio Invicata) off England, resumes transmitting