On This Day

What Happened on December 6, 1966

Famous Birthdays

  • Armin Kircher, Austrian organist, composer, and conductor, born in Kufstein, Austria (d. 2015)
  • Natascha Badmann, Swiss triathlete (6-time winner of the Ironman World Championships), born in Basel, Switzerland

Famous Deaths

  • Hermann Heiss, German composer, dies at 69
1966 Highlights

About December 6, 1966

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 1 month and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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