What Happened on February 1, 1966

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Donna Edmondson, playmate of year (Nov, 1986), born in Greensboro, North Carolina
  • Eddie Zambrano, Venezuelan/US baseball outfielder (Chicago Cubs)
  • Michelle Akers, Santa Clara California, soccer forward (Olympics-96)
  • Rob Lee, English footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Buster Keaton, [Joseph Francis], US comic (General), dies at 69
  • Hedda Hopper, [Elda Furry], US gossip columnist, dies at 75
  • Nicholas Piantanida, sets balloon flight record & dies in descent
  • William Harrigan, American actor (Invisible Man, Girl in 419), dies at 71