On This Day

What Happened on June 7, 1966

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

NY Mets pass up Reggie Jackson to draft Steve Chilcott #1

MLB Right Fielder Reggie Jackson
MLB Right Fielder
Reggie Jackson

Famous Birthdays

  • Dan Payne, CFL tackle (Toronto Argonauts)
  • Heathcliff Slocumb, pitcher (Boston Red Sox), born in Queens, New York
  • Stephane Richer, Ripon, NHL right wing (NJ Devils)

Famous Deaths

  • Jean Arp [Hans Arp], French-Swiss sculptor, artist and poet, dies at 78