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Historical Events In 1966

Tuesday, 19 October 2021

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) in the year 1966.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jul 19   On this day in history gov James Rhodes declares state of emergency in Cleveland (race riot)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jul 20   Julien Carette, dies of burns at 68 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jul 21   Eugeen Calleen, Flemish sculptor, dies at 83 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jul 21   On this day in history gemini X returns to Earth  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jul 23   Cavern Club in Liverpool reopens in the year 1966.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jul 23   Donald Novis, singer/actor (Pajama Game), dies at 60 in the year 1966.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

Jul 24   On this day in history montgomery Clift actor, dies at 45  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jul 24   Tony Lema, US golfer, dies at 32 in the year 1966.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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Jul 25   In the year 1966 frank O'Hara, writer, dies at 40  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

Jul 29   Pal Jardanyi, composer, dies at 44 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jul 30   Beatles' "Yesterday... & Today," album goes #1 & stays #1 for 5 weeks on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jul 30   On this day in history edward G Craig, English actor/dir (On Art of Theatre), dies at 94  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jul 30   England beats West Germany 4-2 for soccer's 8th World Cup in London in the year 1966.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jul 31   On this day in history alabamans burn Beatle products due to John Lennon's anti-Jesus remark  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

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

Aug 01   Bud Powell, US jazz pianist/composer, dies in the year 1966.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

Aug 02   On this day in history radio Vila (New Hebrides) begins transmitting  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

Aug 05   In the year 1966 austin Diamond, cricketer (Australian capt to America 1913), dies  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 05   On this day in history martin Luther King Jr stoned during Chicago march  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 06   On this day in history paul Myron Anthony Linebarger, sci-fi author (Space Lords), dies at 53  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

Aug 08   On this day in history south Arican Broadcasting bans Beatles (Lennon's anti-Jesus remark)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 09   In the year 1966 gosta Nystroem, composer, dies at 75  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 10   Daylight meteor seen from Utah to Canada. Only known case of a meteor entering the Earth's atmosphere & leaving it again in the year 1966.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Aug 10   On this day in history felix A Vening Meinesz, geophysicist (black force), dies at 79  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

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 WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

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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 WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 03   Chetan Sharma, cricketer (Ind Test bowler, World Cup hat-trick 1987) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 03   John Kropke, CFL defensive tackle (Saskatchewan Roughriders) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

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

Jan 03   Martin Galway, Northern Ireland composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

Jan 07   In the year 1966 birth of carolyn Bessette Kennedy, model/wife of John Kennedy Jr  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Famous Deaths In 1966

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   Vincent Auriol, President of France (1947-53), dies at 82 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 03   On this day in history rex Lease, actor (Perils of Pauline, Dakota, California), dies at 62  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 05   George Duckworth, cricketer (24 Tests for England, ct 45 stp 15), dies in the year 1966.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 09   On this day in history haro Levoni Step'anyan, composer, dies at 68  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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

Jan 11   Albert Giacometti, Swiss/French painter/sculptor, dies at 64 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 14   Sergei Korolev, Russian space station constructor, dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Jan 15   On this day in history betsy Mitchell, US 100m backstroke swimmer, dies at 25  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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