On This Day

What Happened on May 13, 1966

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

The Rolling Stones release "Paint it Black" in the UK

Drummer Charlie Watts
Drummer
Charlie Watts
  • US Federal education funding is denied to 12 school districts in the South because of violations of the 1964 Civil Rights Act

Famous Birthdays

  • Alison Goldfrapp, English musician (Goldfrapp), born in London
  • Darius Rucker, American singer (Hootie & the Blowfish), born in Charleston, South Carolina
  • Kamen Vodenicharov, Bulgarian entertainer
  • Nikos Aliagas, Greek TV show host

Famous Deaths

  • Henk [Hendrik M] of Randwijk, poet/editor in chief (illegal), dies
1966 Highlights

About May 13, 1966

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 5 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Taurus