What Happened on July 11, 1966

Famous Birthdays

  • Debbe Dunning, actress (Tool Time Girl-Home Improvement), born in Burbank, California
  • Greg Grunberg, American actor
  • Kentaro Miura, Japanese manga author (Berserk), born in Chiba, Japan (d. 2021)
  • Mel Appleby, rocker (Mel & Kim - "Coming to America")
  • Mick Molloy, Australian comedian
  • Rod Strickland, NBA guard (Portland Trail Blazers, Wash Wizards)

Famous Deaths

  • Delmore Schwartz, American poet, short story writer and critic (Shenandoah), dies at 52
1966 Highlights

About July 11, 1966

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 6 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Hanky Panky - Tommy James And The Shondells
  • UK #1 Song: Sunny Afternoon - The Kinks