On This Day

What Happened on June 19, 1966

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Vander Ark, American singer-songwriter (The Verve Pipe), born in Holland, Michigan
  • Joichi Ito, Japanese entrepreneur
  • Silje Nergaard, Norwegian jazz singer (Tell Me Where You're Going), born in Steinkjer, Norway

Famous Deaths

  • Ed Wynn [Isaiah Edwin Leopold], American comedian (Ed Wynn Show), dies at 79
  • Marjan Kozina, Slovene composer, dies at 59
1966 Highlights

About June 19, 1966

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 4 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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