What Happened on March 31, 1966

Historical Events

  • 25,000 anti war demonstrators march in NYC

Election of Interest

Labour Party under Harold Wilson win British parliamentary election

  • USSR launches Luna 10, 1st lunar orbiter

Famous Birthdays

  • Roger Black, English athlete (World C'ships gold 4 x 400m relay 1991, 97), born in Gosport, Hampshire,
1966 Highlights

About March 31, 1966

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 10 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: The Ballad Of The Green Berets - SSgt Barry Sadler
  • UK #1 Song: The Sun Ain't Gonna Shine Anymore - Walker Brothers