On This Day

What Happened on January 22, 1966

Famous Birthdays

  • Carlton Haselrig, American football guard (Pro Bowl 1992; Pittsburgh Steelers) and wrestler (6 x NCAA titles; Pitt-Johnstown), born in Johnstown, Pennsylvania (d. 2020)
  • Nishantha Ranatunga, Sri Lankan cricketer (bro of Arjuna Sri Lankan ODI allrounder), born in Gampaha, Sri Lanka

Famous Deaths

  • Herbert Marshall, actor (Dark Angel, Duel in the Sun), dies at 75
1966 Highlights

About January 22, 1966

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 10 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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