On This Day

What Happened on May 8, 1966

Historical Events

  • Last game at old Busch stadium, St Louis Card lose 10-5 to San Francisco

Historic Event

Only HR ever hit out of Baltimore's Memorial Park, by Oriole OF Frank Robinson

Famous Birthdays

  • Claudio Taffarel, Brazilian footballer and coach, born in Santa Rosa, Brazil
  • Marta S├ínchez, Spanish singer (De Mujer a Mujer), born in Madrid, Spain
1966 Highlights

About May 8, 1966

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 6 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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