Historical Events on July 16th, 1966

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Half a Sixpence" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 512 performances
  • Nigeria becomes the first Anglophone independent state in Africa to become an associate member of European Economic Community
  • Number of banned persons in South Africa totals 936; the individuals are banned under various laws, most prominently the Suppression of Communism and Riotous Assembly Acts