On This Day

What Happened on October 3, 1966

Historical Events

  • Marshal Arturo da Costa e Silva elected president

Famous Birthdays

  • Darrin Fletcher, American baseball catcher (MLB All Star 1994; Montreal Expos, Toronto Blue Jays) and broadcaster (Rogers Sportsnet), born in Elmhurst, Illinois
  • Frank Hannon, American blues and rock guitarist (Tesla - The Great Radio Controversy), born in Sacramento, California
1966 Highlights

About October 3, 1966

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 55 years and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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