What Happened on October 9, 1966

Historical Events

Sports History

Baseball World Series: Baltimore Orioles claim first championship in franchise history; edge LA Dodgers, 1-0 at Memorial Stadium for 4-0 sweep; MVP: Orioles outfielder Frank Robinson

Famous Birthdays

  • Christopher Östlund, Swedish publisher and entrepreneur, born in Uppsala, Sweden

David CameronDavid Cameron (56 years old)

British Prime Minister (Conservative: 2010-16), born in London, England

Born in 1966
1966 Highlights

About October 9, 1966

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 7 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Reach Out I'll Be There - Four Tops
  • UK #1 Song: Distant Drums - Jim Reeves