On This Day

What Happened on April 24, 1966

Historical Events

  • Atlanta Braves win NL-record 18 straight home games (17 in Milwaukee)

Famous Birthdays

  • Alessandro Costacurta, Italian footballer, born in Jerago con Orago, Italy
  • Margashayam Venkataramana, Indian cricketer (Indian off-spinner 1989), born in Secunderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
  • Pascale Paradis-Mangon, French tennis star, born in Troyes, France
  • Pierre Brassard, French Canadian humorist and actor, born in Val-d'Or, Canada
  • Theo Adams, American football tackle (Frankfurt Galaxy), born in San Francisco, California
1966 Highlights

About April 24, 1966

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 7 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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