On This Day

What Happened on November 7, 1966

Historical Events

  • Jean-Claude van Itallie's "America Hurrah" premieres in NYC
  • Lunar Orbiter 2 launched by US

Famous Birthdays

  • Andy Tomberlin, American baseball outfielder (NY Mets), born in Monroe, North Carolina
  • Calvin Borel, American Racing Hall of Fame jockey (Kentucky Derby 2007, 09, 10), born in St. Martin Parish, Louisiana
  • Lisa Canning, American TV and radio hostess (Entertainment Tonight), born in St.Thomas, Virgin Islands
  • Murphy Su'a, New Zealand cricket pace bowler (NZ left-arm of Samoan parents), born in Whanganui, New Zealand

Famous Deaths

  • Rube Bressler, Baseball player (b. 1894)
1966 Highlights

About November 7, 1966

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 11 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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