On This Day

What Happened on January 9, 1966

Historical Events

  • Polish government denies exit visa to Cardinal Wyszynski revisionism

Famous Birthdays

  • Candi Milo, American voice actress, born in Palm Springs, California
  • Jimmie Jones, American football defensive tackle (Philadelphia Eagles), born in Lakeland, Florida

Famous Deaths


Person of interestAlbert Stevens

Albert Stevens, an American patient in secret medical trials who survived the highest known radiation dose in a human, dies of heart disease at 79

Human Medical Subject Albert Stevens
Human Medical Subject
Albert Stevens
  • Haro Levoni Step'anian, Armenian composer, dies at 68
1966 Highlights

About January 9, 1966

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 9 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Capricorn