Historical Events In 1966
Tuesday, 19 October 2021
Mar 10 On this day in history dutch crown princess Beatrix marries Claus von Amsberg
Mar 10 Frederik "Frits" Zernike, Dutch physicist (Nobel 1953), dies at 77 on this day in history.
Mar 10 North Vietnamese capture US Green Beret Camp at Ashau Valley on this day in history.
Mar 11 In the year 1966 military coup led by Indonesian General Suharto breaks out
Mar 12 On this day in history bobby Hull's 51st goal of season, sets record
Mar 12 Estelita Rodriguez, actor (Golden Stallion, Susanna Pass), dies at 37 in the year 1966.
Mar 12 On this day in history love's first album released "Love"
Mar 12 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site in the year 1966.
Mar 15 In the year 1966 8th Grammy Awards Taste of Honey, Tom Jones, Sintra and Streisand
Mar 15 On this day in history 8th Grammy Awards: Taste of Honey, Tom Jones, Sintra and Streisand
Mar 15 On this day in history abe Saperstein, founder (Harlem Globetrotters), dies at 63
Mar 15 On this day in history racial riots erupt in the Watts section of Los Angeles
Mar 16 On this day in history "Man From Uncle" star David McCallum receives huge welcome in London
Mar 16 Gemini 8 launched with Armstrong &Scott, aborted after 6.5 orbits on this day in history.
Mar 16 On this day in history on this day in 1966 General Motors produced its 100,000,000th car, an Oldsmobile Toronado
Mar 17 In the year 1966 south Africa government bans Defense and Aid Fund
Mar 17 On this day in history uS sub locates missing H-bomb in Mediterranean
Mar 17 Walter Lang, composer, dies at 69 in the year 1966.
Mar 18 On this day in history general Suharto forms government in Indonesia
Mar 18 Scott Paper begins selling paper dresses for $1 in the year 1966.
Mar 19 On this day in history "Pousse Cafe" closes at 46th St Theater NYC after 3 performances
Mar 19 In the year 1966 28th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship Texas Western beats Kentucky 72-65
Mar 19 In the year 1966 28th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Texas Western beats Kentucky 72-65
Mar 19 Belgium government of Vanden Boeynants begins on this day in history.
Mar 20 On this day in history in Uganda a 6.75 earthquake was the most destructive earthquake in recent African history, about 140 fatalities and hundreds of injuries were reported
Mar 21 In the year 1966 supreme Court reverses Massachusetts ruling that "Fanny Hill" is obscene
Mar 22 In the year 1966 in Northeastern China a 6.75-7.0 earthquake occurred second one in a month the last was March 07.
Mar 23 First official meeting after 400 years of Catholic & Anglican Church in the year 1966.
Mar 23 In the year 1966 johannes W Elsensohn, Dutch actor/writer (Arie), dies at 82
Mar 24 Selective Service announces college deferments based on performance on this day in history.
Mar 25 Beatles pose with mutilated dolls & butchered meat for the cover of the "Yesterday & Today" album, It is later pulled in the year 1966.
Mar 25 Colin Campbell, actor (Leather Boys), dies at 83 in the year 1966.
Mar 25 In the year 1966 uS Supreme court rules "poll tax" unconstitutional
Mar 26 Operation Jackstay in Navy's first amphibious assault in Vietnam's inland waters in the year 1966.