What Happened on August 16, 1966

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Ed Olczyk, NHL center (Winnipeg Jets), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Rosey Edeh, Canadian 400m hurdler (Olympics-4-92, 96), born in London, England
  • Terry Shumpert, Paducah KY, infielder (Chicago Cubs)

Famous Deaths

  • Jack Mather, actor (Cisco Kid), dies of heart attack at 58