What Happened on March 6, 1966

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Barry Sadlers' "Ballad of the Green Berets" becomes #1 (13 weeks)

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan Davies, British comedian and actor
  • Cliff Meidl, Redondon Beach California, sprint kayak (alt-Olympics-96)
  • Michelle Edwards, WNBA guard (Cleveland Rockers)

Famous Deaths

  • Richard Hageman, Dutch born American pianist, composer and conductor (Caponsacchi), dies at 84