What Happened on May 1, 1966

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Last British concert by Beatles (Empire Pool in Wembley)

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Mickey Wright wins LPGA Shreveport Kiwanis Club Golf Invitational

LPGA Golfer Mickey Wright
LPGA Golfer
Mickey Wright
  • Radio RSA, South Africa begins shortwave transmitting
  • US troops shooting targets in Cambodia

Famous Birthdays

  • Armando Reynoso, San Luis Potosi Mexico, pitcher (Colorado Rockies)
  • Charlie Schlatter, actor (18 Again, Heartbreak Hotel), born in NYC, New York
  • Johnny Colt, Cherry Point NC, rock bassist (Black Crowes)
  • Mark Coogan, Manhaset NY, marathoner (Olympics-96)
  • Olaf Thon, German football player