What Happened on September 8, 1966

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "Star Trek" premieres on NBC-TV
  • "That Girl" starring Marlo Thomas premieres on ABC-TV
  • The Severn Bridge is officially opened by Queen Elizabeth II

Famous Birthdays

  • Carola, Swedish singer
  • Mike Dyer, Upland California, pitcher (Montreal Expos)
  • Peter Furler, musician (Newsboys)
  • Raymond Atteveld, Belgian soccer player (Waregem, Roda JC)