On This Day

What Happened on September 30, 1966

Historical Events

  • Bechuanaland gains independence from England, becomes Republic of Botswana
  • Botswana (formerly Bechuanaland) gains independence from Britain (National Day)
  • USSR performs underground nuclear test

Famous Birthdays

  • Kerry G. Johnson, African American graphic designer and caricaturist
1966 Highlights

About September 30, 1966

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 8 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Libra