On This Day

What Happened on May 19, 1966

Famous Birthdays

  • Keith Jennings, NFL tight end (Chicago Bears)
  • Marc Bureau, Trois Rivieres, NHL center (Montreal Canadiens)
  • Polly Walker, British actress
  • Sophia Crawford, English actress and martial artist (Power Rangers), born in London, England

Famous Deaths

  • Tortoise, reportedly given to Tonga's King by Captain James Cook in 1773, dies at around 193
1966 Highlights

About May 19, 1966

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 5 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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