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
Born in 1966

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? 57 years and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Monday, Monday - The Mamas & The Papas
  • UK #1 Song: Pretty Flamingo - Manfred Mann