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Historical Events In 1966

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Jul 18   Launch of Gemini 10 with LCDR John W. Young, USN as Command Pilot. Mission involved 43 orbits at an altitude of 412.2 nautical miles and lasted 2 days, 22 hours, and 46 minutes. Recovery was by HS-3 helicopter from USS Guadalcanal (LPH-7) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jul 19   Gov James Rhodes declares state of emergency in Cleveland (race riot) in the year 1966.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jul 20   On this day in history julien Carette, dies of burns at 68  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jul 21   On this day in history eugeen Calleen, Flemish sculptor, dies at 83  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jul 21   Gemini X returns to Earth on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jul 23   Cavern Club in Liverpool reopens in the year 1966.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jul 23   On this day in history donald Novis, singer/actor (Pajama Game), dies at 60  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jul 23   In the year 1966 napoleon XIV releases "They're Coming to Take Me Away, Ha! Ha!"  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jul 24   Montgomery Clift actor, dies at 45 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jul 24   On this day in history tony Lema, US golfer, dies at 32  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Jul 25   Frank O'Hara, writer, dies at 40 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jul 25   Supremes release "You Can't Hurry Love" on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jul 29   In the year 1966 pal Jardanyi, composer, dies at 44  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jul 30   Beatles' "Yesterday... & Today," album goes #1 & stays #1 for 5 weeks in the year 1966.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jul 30   In the year 1966 edward G Craig, English actor/dir (On Art of Theatre), dies at 94  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jul 30   England beats West Germany 4-2 for soccer's 8th World Cup in London on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jul 31   Alabamans burn Beatle products due to John Lennon's anti-Jesus remark in the year 1966.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jul 31   On this day in history alex E von Falkenhausen, German general, dies at 87  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jul 31   In the year 1966 charles Whitman wounds 46 & kills 5 at University of Texas  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Aug 01   Bud Powell, US jazz pianist/composer, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Aug 01   In the year 1966 the Texas Tower Massacre - University student killed 10 and wounded 31.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Aug 02   Radio Vila (New Hebrides) begins transmitting on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Aug 03   On this day in history lenny Bruce, comedian, dies of a morphine overdose at 39  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Aug 05   Austin Diamond, cricketer (Australian capt to America 1913), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Aug 05   Martin Luther King Jr stoned during Chicago march in the year 1966.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Aug 06   Paul Myron Anthony Linebarger, sci-fi author (Space Lords), dies at 53 in the year 1966.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Aug 08   Pierre Charles, Belgian heavyweight boxer, dies at 63 in the year 1966.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Aug 08   South Arican Broadcasting bans Beatles (Lennon's anti-Jesus remark) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Aug 09   Gosta Nystroem, composer, dies at 75 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Aug 10   On this day in history daylight meteor seen from Utah to Canada. Only known case of a meteor entering the Earth's atmosphere & leaving it again  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Aug 10   Felix A Vening Meinesz, geophysicist (black force), dies at 79 in the year 1966.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Aug 10   First lunar orbiter launched by US on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Aug 10   In daylight, a meteor flashes across the sky from Utah to Canada; only known case of a meteor skipping through the Earth's atmosphere and leaving it again in the year 1966.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Aug 10   In Ottawa Ontario, the Heron Road Bridge over the Rideau River and Canal collapses, killing 9 construction workers and injuring 80 in the year 1966.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Jan 02   Tia Carrere, [Althea Janairo], Honolulu, actress (Wayne's World) was born in the year 1966.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 03   In the year 1966 birth of chetan Sharma, cricketer (Ind Test bowler, World Cup hat-trick 1987)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of john Kropke, CFL defensive tackle (Saskatchewan Roughriders)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 03   Luis Sojo, Barquisimeto Venezuela, infielder (Seattle Mariners) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 03   In the year 1966 birth of wendell Davis, NFL wide receiver (Indianapolis Colts)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 03   In the year 1966 birth of martin Galway, Northern Ireland composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 04   Deana Carter, country singer was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 07   Carolyn Bessette Kennedy, model/wife of John Kennedy Jr was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Jan 01   In the year 1966 vincent Auriol, President of France (1947-53), dies at 82  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 03   In the year 1966 rex Lease, actor (Perils of Pauline, Dakota, California), dies at 62  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 05   In the year 1966 george Duckworth, cricketer (24 Tests for England, ct 45 stp 15), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 09   Haro Levoni Step'anyan, composer, dies at 68 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 10   In the year 1966 death of george Cresswell, cricketer (Took 13 wkts in 3 Tests for NZ), suicide  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 11   In the year 1966 albert Giacometti, Swiss/French painter/sculptor, dies at 64  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 14   Sergei Korolev, Russian space station constructor, dies in the year 1966.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 15   Betsy Mitchell, US 100m backstroke swimmer, dies at 25 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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