On This Day

What Happened on June 7, 1966

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

MLB Draft: New York Mets pass on Reggie Jackson to select Antelope Valley HS catcher Steve Chilcott #1

MLB Right Fielder Reggie Jackson
MLB Right Fielder
Reggie Jackson

Famous Birthdays

  • Dan Payne, Canadian football tackle (Grey Cup: Saskatchewan Roughriders 1989; Toronto Argonauts 1996, 97; B.C. Lions 2000), born in New Westminster, British Columbia

Famous Deaths

  • Jean Arp [Hans Arp], French-Swiss sculptor, artist and poet, dies at 78
1966 Highlights

About June 7, 1966

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 4 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Gemini