Historical Events In 1966
Monday, 17 May 2021
Dec 15 On this day in history walt Disney, animator, dies at 65, put in suspended animation
Dec 16 Beatles release "Everywhere it's Christmas" in the UK on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history gaspar Cassado Moreu, composer, dies at 69
Dec 24 In the year 1966 luna 13 lands on Moon
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 On this day in history "At the Drop of Another Hat" opens at Booth Theater NYC for 105 perfs
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 Christian A Herter, US Min of Foreign affairs (1959-61), dies at 71 in the year 1966.
Dec 31 In the year 1966 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 on this day in history.
Dec 31 In the year 1966 pirate Radio 390 (Radio Invicata) off England, resumes transmitting