On This Day

What Happened on June 22, 1966

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • South African Bishop Alphaeus Hamilton Zulu, is refused a passport and thus permission to attend an international church conference by the South African government

Famous Birthdays

  • Camille Benjamin, tennis star, born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Euan Anstruther-Gough-Calthorpe, English baron/multi-millionaire
  • Meyrick Pringle, South African cricket fast bowler (4 Tests; 17 ODI), born in Adelaide, Cape Province
  • Paul Randolph, CFL linebacker (Montreal Alouettes)

Famous Deaths

  • Roger Blunt, cricketer (9 Tests for NZ, 330 runs, 12 wickets), dies