The 29th of August, 1966, fell on a Monday. Day 241 of 1966. Decade: 1960s.
53 years, 4 months and 23 days have passed since the 29th of August, 1966.
On This Date
Events that occurred on the 29th of August, 1966:
The Beatles last live performance takes place at Candlestick Park in San Francisco.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 29th of August, 1966:
United States: Summer In The City - Lovin' Spoonful
United Kingdom: Yellow Submarine / Eleanor Rigby - Beatles
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 29th of August, 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.
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.
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 29th of August:
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 29th of August, 1966.
19,501 days have passed since this date.
1,684,890,000 seconds have passed since the 29th of August, 1966.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,965,705,000 times.
Since the 29th of August, 1966, earth has travelled approximately 869,403,240,000 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 280,815,000 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 144,900,540 steps. That's about 64,400 miles!
Since this date, 20,218,680 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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