What Happened on June 19, 1966

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Sport awardGolf Tournament

Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Milwaukee Jaycee Golf Open

LPGA Golfer Kathy Whitworth
LPGA Golfer
Kathy Whitworth

Famous Birthdays

  • 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, composer, dies at 59