On This Day

What Happened on July 9, 1966

Historical Events

British Golf Open

British Open Men's Golf, Muirfield: Jack Nicklaus beats Doug Sanders & Dave Thomas by 1 stroke to become only 4th in history to win all 4 majors

Famous Birthdays

  • Pamela Adlon, American voice actress

Famous Weddings

Tom Seaver

Major League Baseball pitcher Tom Seaver (21) weds Nancy Lynn McIntyre

Famous Deaths

  • Mule Suttles, American Baseball Hall of Fame infielder (5-time Negro Leagues All Star), dies of cancer at 65
1966 Highlights

About July 9, 1966

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 4 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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