On This Day

What Happened on May 11, 1966

Historical Events

  • European Cup Final, Heysel Stadium, Brussels: Fernando Serena scores the winner as Real Madrid beats Partizan Belgrade, 2-1; Madrid's 6th title

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Mohr, NFL punter (Buffalo Bills)
  • Christoph Schneider, German drummer (Rammstein), born in Pankow, East Germany
  • Julian Joseph, British jazz pianist, bandleader, composer, (Dance of the Three Legged Elephants), and broadcaster (BBC), born in London, England
  • Trenidad Hubbard, American MLB outfielder (Colorado Rockies), born in Chicago, Illinois
1966 Highlights

About May 11, 1966

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 8 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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