On This Day

What Happened on September 7, 1966

Historical Events

  • KTNE TV channel 13 in Alliance, NB (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Christopher Acland, English drummer (Lush), born in Lancaster, England (d. 1996)
  • Holly Golightly [Smith], British rock singer-songwriter, born in London

Famous Deaths

  • Al Kelly, double talk comedian (Ernie Kovacs Show), dies at 67
1966 Highlights

About September 7, 1966

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 9 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Virgo