What Happened on August 20, 1966

Famous Birthdays

  • "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott, American heavy metal guitarist (Pantera), born in Arlington, Texas (d. 2004)
  • Colin Cunningham, American actor (Centigrade, Falling Skies), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Courtney Gibbs, American actress (Baywatch) and Miss USA 1988, born in Dallas, Texas
  • Steven Finn, Canadian NHL defenseman (LA Kings), born in Laval, Quebec, Canada
Born in 1966
1966 Highlights

About August 20, 1966

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 9 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Summer In The City - The Lovin' Spoonful
  • UK #1 Song: Yellow Submarine/Eleanor Rigby - The Beatles