What Happened on June 21, 1966

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


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"Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?", directed by Mike Nichols and based on the 1962 play of the same name, starring Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton, is released (Academy Awards Best Actress 1967)

  • Queen Juliana opens Coen tunnel in Amsterdam

Famous Birthdays

  • David Williams, NFL tackle (Houston Oilers, NY Jets)
  • Gretchen Carlson, American television commentator, born in Anoka, Minnesota
  • Mancow Muller, American radio personality
  • Nan Woods, actress (1 More Saturday Night)
  • Rudi Bakhtiar, American journalist