What Happened on December 5, 1966

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • "I Do! I Do!" opens at 46th St Theater NYC for 561 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruce Deacon, marathoner (Olympics-96), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • Joseph Barbara, New Symrna Fla, actor (Joe Carlino-Another World)
  • Linda Hunt, LPGA golfer
  • Niege Dias, Brazil, tennis star
  • Patricia Kaas, French pop singer (Mademoiselle Chant)

Famous Deaths

  • Sylvère Maes, Belgian cyclist (Tour de France 1936 and 1939), dies at 57