Historical Events In 1966
Friday, 24 September 2021
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 In the year 1966 gustaf Paulson, composer, dies at 68
Dec 18 Dr Seuss' "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" airs for 1st time on CBS in the year 1966.
Dec 18 On this day in history gene Gauntier, dies in Cuernavaca Mexico
Dec 19 Ehm Welk, writer, dies at 82 in the year 1966.
Dec 21 On this day in history uSSR launches Luna 13; soft-landed in Oceanus Procellarum
Dec 23 Britains rock TV show, "Ready Steady Go," last program on this day in history.
Dec 23 In the year 1966 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 On this day in history luna 13 lands on Moon
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 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 in the year 1966.
Dec 31 In the year 1966 pirate Radio 390 (Radio Invicata) off England, resumes transmitting