What Happened on July 21, 1966

Historical Events

  • Gemini X returns to Earth
  • USSR performs nuclear Test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Arija Bareikis, American actress
  • Larisa Neiland, Lvov Ukraine, tennis star (1996 Essen winner)
Born in 1966

Famous Deaths

  • Eugeen Calleen, Flemish sculptor, dies at 83

About July 21, 1966

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 56 years and 8 months
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: Get Away - Georgie Fame & The Blue Flames