On This Day

What Happened on December 7, 1966

Historical Events

  • A fire at an army barracks in Erzurum, Turkey kills 68 people.

Famous Birthdays

  • C. Thomas Howell, American actor (Red Dawn, Tank, Soul Man), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Shinichi Itoh, Japanese motorcycle racer, born in Kakuda, Miyagi, Japan
1966 Highlights

About December 7, 1966

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 7 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Sagittarius