On This Day

What Happened on April 19, 1966

Historical Events

  • In 1st regular season game at Anaheim Stadium, Angels lose 3-1 to Chic

Famous Birthdays

  • El Samurai [Osamu Matsuda], Japanese professional wrestler (WAR/NJPW), born in Hanamaki, Iwate, Japan
  • Paul Reiffel, Australian cricket fast bowler (35 Tests, 105 wickets, 6 x 50; 92 ODIs, 96 wickets; Victoria) and Test umpire, born in Melbourne, Australia
  • Véronique Gens, French operatic soprano, born in Orléans, France
1966 Highlights

About April 19, 1966

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 9 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aries