On This Day

What Happened on January 6, 1966

Famous Birthdays

  • A. R. Rahman, Indian composer, born in Madras, India
  • Bob Kratch, NFL guard (NE Patriots), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Chris Antley, American Racing Hall of Fame jockey (Kentucky Derby 1991, 1999; Preakness 1999), born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida (d. 2000)
  • Donnell Woolford, NFL cornerback (Pittsburgh Steelers, Chicago Bears), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Fernando Carrillo, Venezuelan actor, born in Caracas, Venezuela
  • Shahid Saeed, Pakistani cricketer (Pakistani batsman in Test v India 1989), born in Lahore, Pakistan
1966 Highlights

About January 6, 1966

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 8 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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