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

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

MLB Hall of Fame Outfielder and Manager Frank Robinson
MLB Hall of Fame Outfielder and Manager
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? 54 years, 6 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Taurus