On This Day

What Happened on August 29, 1966

Historical Events

  • Dutch Internal minister Smallenbroek resigns after driving drunk
  • The Beatles' last public concert (Candlestick Park, San Francisco)

Famous Birthdays

  • Dan Truman, American singer (Diamond Rio-Meet in the Middle), born in St. George, Utah

Famous Deaths

  • Sayyid Qutb, Egyptian theoretician (b. 1906)
1966 Highlights

About August 29, 1966

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 3 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Virgo