The 26th of February, 1966, fell on a Saturday. Day 57 of 1966. Decade: 1960s.
On This Date
Events that occurred on the 26th of February, 1966:
Vietnam War: The Binh An massacre occurs.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 26th of February, 1966:
United States: Lightning Strikes - Lou Christie
United Kingdom: These Boots Are Made For Walking - Nancy Sinatra
News Topics, Fads & Culture
Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 26th of February, 1966.
"The Inheritor" was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1966. The term represents the "Baby boomer" demographic cohort, which was born after World War II.
1966 in movies.
Movies released in 1966 included The Bible: In the Beginning, Hawaii, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, The Sand Pebbles, A Man for All Seasons, "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly", Batman, "Lt. Robin Crusoe, U.S.N.", "The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming", Grand Prix, Dracula: Prince of Darkness and Blowup.
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 26th of February:
19th of March, 1966: Racial segregation in sports in the USA starts to become a thing of the past when The Texas Western Miners defeat an all-white Kentucky Wildcats team with five African-American starters.
26th of February, 2012: The 84th Academy Awards are held. Best Actor: Jean Dujardin (The Artist). Best Actress: Meryl Streep (The Iron Lady).
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 26th of February, 1966.
19,562 days have passed since this date.
1,690,153,200 seconds have passed since the 26th of February, 1966.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,971,845,400 times.
Since the 26th of February, 1966, earth has travelled approximately 872,119,051,200 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 281,692,200 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 145,353,175 steps. That's about 64,601 miles!
Since this date, 20,281,838 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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