On This Day

What Happened on April 9, 1966

Historical Events

  • Anaheim Stadium for California Angels opens

Famous Birthdays

Cynthia Nixon

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

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

Famous Weddings

Sophia Loren

Italian actress Sophia Loren (31) remarries Italian film producer Carlo Ponti (65) in Paris, France

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? 55 years, 7 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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