Historical Events on July 1st, 1966

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 80th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: M Santana beats D Ralston (64 11-9 64)
  • Construction crews begin tearing up Market St to build BART
  • Medicare goes into effect
  • NASA launches spacecraft Explorer 33
  • The first color television transmission in Canada takes place from Toronto.
  • VVV soccer team forms in Venlo