What Happened on May 8, 1966

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Tall City Golf Open

LPGA Golfer Kathy Whitworth
LPGA Golfer
Kathy Whitworth
  • Last game at old Busch stadium, St Louis Card lose 10-5 to SF
  • Only HR ever hit out of Baltimore's Memorial Park (Frank Robinson)

Famous Birthdays

  • Claudio Taffarel, Brazilian footballer
  • Eddie Brown, CFL slot back (Edmonton Eskimos)
  • Marta S├ínchez, Spanish singer