On This Day

What Happened on April 9, 1966

Historical Events

  • Anaheim Stadium for California Angels opens

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestCynthia Nixon

Cynthia Nixon, American actress (Sex and the City), born in NYC, New York

Actress Cynthia Nixon
Cynthia Nixon
  • Oliver Barnett, American NFL defensive end (SF 49ers), born in Louisville, Kentucky

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Sophia Loren marries married Carlo Ponti in Paris

Actress Sophia Loren
Sophia Loren

Famous Deaths

  • Sutan Sjahrir, premier of Indonesia (1945-47), dies at 57
1966 Highlights

About April 9, 1966

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 7 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aries