What Happened on January 5, 1966

Famous Birthdays

  • Kate Schellenbach, American musician (Luscious Jackson), born in NYC, New York
  • Renaldo Turnbull, American NFL defensive end (New Orleans Saints, Carolina Panthers), born in Saint Thomas, United States Virgin Islands

Famous Deaths

  • George Duckworth, English cricket wicket-keeper (24 Tests, 60 dismissals), dies at 64
1966 Highlights

About January 5, 1966

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 57 years and 24 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