What Happened on January 13, 1966

Historical Events

Appointment of Interest

Robert C. Weaver, 1st Black person selected for cabinet by US President Lyndon B. Johnson (Housing and Urban Development - HUD)

  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

Patrick DempseyPatrick Dempsey (57 years old)

American actor (Grey's Anatomy), born in Lewiston, Maine

  • Simon Shelton Barnes, British actor (Teletubbies-Tinky Winky), born in Bethnal Green, London (d. 2018)
  • Tabitha Stevens, fictional character (Bewitched)
Born in 1966

About January 13, 1966

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 57 years, 2 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: We Can Work It Out - The Beatles
  • UK #1 Song: Day Tripper/We Can Work It Out - The Beatles