On This Day

What Happened on December 23, 1966

Historical Events

  • Britain's rock TV show "Ready Steady Go" last program

Famous Birthdays

  • Hans van Arum, Dutch soccer player (Vitesse, Willem II), born in Amersfoort, Netherlands

Famous Deaths

  • Heimito von Doderer, Austrian writer, dies at 70
  • Robert Keith [Rolland Keith Richey], American actor (Guys and Dolls, The Wild One, Battle Circus, Branded, Wild One), dies at 68
1966 Highlights

About December 23, 1966

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 11 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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