On This Day

What Happened on September 24, 1966

Historical Events

  • -30] Hurricane Inez, kills 293 in the Caribbean, Florida & Mexico
  • France performs nuclear test at Fangataufa Island

Famous Birthdays

  • Atul Bedade, Indian cricketer (ODI batsman), born in Bombay, India
  • Bernard Gilkey, American MLB outfielder (NY Mets), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • Kevin Koslofski, American MLB outfielder (Milwaukee Brewers), bon in Decatur, Illinois
  • Paul Michael Valley, American actor (Ryan Harrison-Another World), born in Whitefish Bay, Wisconsin
1966 Highlights

About September 24, 1966

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 9 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Cherish - The Association
  • UK #1 Song: Distant Drums - Jim Reeves