On This Day

What Happened on August 18, 1966

Famous Birthdays

  • Gustavo Charif, Argentine artist, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Kang Soo-yeon, South Korean actress, born in Seoul, South Korea
  • Steve Avery, American football running back (Pittsburgh Steelers), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Famous Deaths

  • Isaac Keesing, Dutch publisher and founder (System Keesing), dies at 80
  • Watze Cuperus, Frisian author (Struggle & Blessing), dies at 75
1966 Highlights

About August 18, 1966

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 3 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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