On This Day

What Happened on November 10, 1966

Historical Events

Historic Event

Jack Lynch becomes Irish premier (Taoiseach)

  • Lunar Orbiter 2 reaches 196-1871 km around Moon

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill DeMott, American professional wrestler, born in Ridgewood, New Jersey
  • Kyle Kopp, water polo 2m offense (Olympics 1996), born in San Bernardino, California
  • Vanessa Angel, English actress (Weird Science, Kingpin), born in London

Famous Deaths

  • Evelyn Sears, American tennis player (US National 1907), dies at 91
  • Steven Nagy, American bowler (first televised perfect game [300}, 1954; ABC Hall of Fame 1963), dies at 53
1966 Highlights

About November 10, 1966

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 55 years and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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