9th of April, 1966

The 9th of April, 1966, fell on a Saturday. Day 99 of 1966. Decade: 1960s.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 9th of April, 1966:

  • Norwich City F.C. captain Barry Butler is killed in a car accident


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 9th of April, 1966:

  • United States: The Ballad Of The Green Berets - Sgt. Barry Sadler
  • United Kingdom: The Sun Ain't Gonna Shine Anymore - Walker Brothers

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 9th of April, 1966.

  • The Inheritor.

    "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.

  • 1966 in music.

    The Billboard Charts in 1966 were dominated by SSgt Barry Sadler, The Beatles, The Supremes, The New Vaudeville Band, Simon & Garfunkel and The Monkees.


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 9th of April:


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 53 years, 7 months and 12 days have passed since the 9th of April, 1966.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 14 of 1966.
  • Leap Year: 1966 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 9th of April, 1966, will be 53 years of age.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 9th of April, 1966:

  • 16th of March, 1966: The first Vans shoe store is opened in California.
  • 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.
  • 20th of March, 1966: The FIFA World Cup Trophy is stolen in London.
  • 19th of April, 1966: Bobbi Gibb becomes the first woman to run the Boston Marathon.
  • 21st of April, 1966: Ian Brady and Myra Hindley go on trial in England for the murders of 3 children that vanished between 1963 and 1965.
  • 30th of April, 1966: The Church of Satan is formed by Anton Szandor LaVey.
  • 6th of May, 1966: Moors murders: Ian Brady is found guilty and sentenced to 3 concurrent terms of life imprisonment.
  • 7th of May, 1966: Irish bank workers go on strike.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 9th of April, 1966, will have the star sign Aries.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1966 was the year of the Horse (Yang Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 9th of April, 1966 falls under the Falcon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.

Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 9th of April:

  • Occupation of Denmark (Denmark)

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Lyndon Baines Johnson was the President of the United States on the 9th of April, 1966.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 9th of April, 1966 was probably conceived around the 30th of June, 1965. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 9th of April, 1966 is the 17th of January, 1967. (Rough Estimate).

9th of April

Events that have occurred on the 9th of April:


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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 9th of April, 1966.

  • 19,582 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,691,888,400 seconds have passed since the 9th of April, 1966.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,973,869,800 times.
  • Since the 9th of April, 1966, earth has travelled approximately 873,014,414,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 281,981,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 145,502,402 steps. That's about 64,668 miles!
  • Since this date, 20,302,661 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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