On This Day

What Happened on September 16, 1966

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Metropolitan Opera House opens in Lincoln Center, New York with Leontyne Price as Cleopatra in "Antony and Cleopatra" by Samuel Barber

Composer Samuel Barber
Samuel Barber
Opera Soprano Leontyne Price
Opera Soprano
Leontyne Price

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