On This Day

What Happened on December 14, 1966

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Mason, American NBA forward (NY Knicks, Charlotte Hornets), born in Miami, Florida (d. 2015)
  • Bill Ranford, Canadian NHL goalie (Team Canada, Boston), born in Brandon, Manitoba, Canada
  • Carl Herrera, Trinidadian-born Venezuelan NBA forward (San Antonio Spurs), born in Trinidad and Tobago
  • Fabrizio Giovanardi, Italian racecar driver, born in Sassuolo, Italy
  • Lucrecia Martel, Argentine film director (La Ciénaga), born in Salta, Argentina
  • Tim Sköld, Swedish-American musician, born in Skövde, Sweden

Famous Deaths

  • Emma Dunn, English American actress (You Can't Fool Your Wife), dies at 91
  • Richard Whorf, American actor and director (Yankee Doodle Dandy, Keeper of Flame), dies from a heart attack at 60
  • Verna Felton, American actress (Hilda-December Bride), dies at 76