On This Day

What Happened on April 22, 1966

Historical Events

  • Atlanta Braves win their 1st game, beating NY Mets 8-4
  • The Troggs second single "Wild Thing" released; tops the charts in July
  • USSR performs underground nuclear test

Famous Birthdays

  • Mariana Levy, Mexican actress (d. 2005)
1966 Highlights

About April 22, 1966

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 9 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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