On This Day

What Happened on July 31, 1966

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Alabamans burn Beatle products due to John Lennon's anti-Jesus remark

Musician and Beatle John Lennon
Musician and Beatle
John Lennon

Famous Birthdays

  • Dean Cain, actor (Clark-Lois & Clark), born in Mt Clemens, Michigan
  • Marina V A Mowatt [Ogilvy], daughter of English princess Alexandra

Famous Deaths

  • Alex von Falkenhausen, German general (China, WW II), dies at 87
1966 Highlights

About July 31, 1966

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 2 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Leo