On This Day

What Happened on April 30, 1966

Historical Events

  • Anton LaVey founds the Church of Satan in San Francisco, California

Famous Birthdays

  • Aundray Bruce, defensive end (Oakland Raiders)
  • David Meggett, NFL running back (NY Giants, NE Patriots)

Famous Deaths

  • Richard FariƱa, American folk singer-songwriter ("Birmingham Sunday"), and novelist ("Been Down So Long It Looks Like Up to Me"), dies in a motorcycle crash on his 29th birthday
1966 Highlights

About April 30, 1966

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 8 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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