On This Day

What Happened on August 21, 1966

Historical Events


Sport awardGolf Tournament

LPGA Western Open Women's Golf, Rainbow Springs CC; Mickey Wright wins her 13th and final major title by 1 from Margie Masters & Jo Ann Prentice

LPGA Golfer Mickey Wright
LPGA Golfer
Mickey Wright

Famous Birthdays

  • John Wetteland, American pitcher (NY Yanks, Rangers, Expos), born in San Mateo, California
1966 Highlights

About August 21, 1966

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 3 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Leo