On This Day

What Happened on December 9, 1966

Famous Birthdays

  • Dana Murzyn, NHL defenseman (Vancouver Canucks), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • Kirsten Gillibrand, American attorney and politician (Senator (D) NY 2009-), born in Albany, New York
  • Toby Huss, American actor

Famous Deaths

  • Yury Alexandrovich Shaporin, Russian-Ukrainian Soviet composer, dies at 79
1966 Highlights

About December 9, 1966

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 10 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Sagittarius