On This Day

What Happened on November 5, 1966

Historical Events

  • BYU quarterback Virgil Carter sets new NCAA single-game records with 513 passing yards and 599 yards of total offence in 53-33 win against Texas Western in Provo, Utah
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Nayim [Mohamed AlĂ­ Amar], Spanish footballer, born in Ceuta, Spain
1966 Highlights

About November 5, 1966

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 11 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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