June 8th, 1966, was a Wednesday. It was day 159 of 1966. The decade was the 1960s.
54 years, 10 months and 29 days have passed since June 8th, 1966.
The zodiac star sign for this date is Gemini.
What happened on June 8th, 1966?
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on June 8th, 1966.
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"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.
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.
The Billboard Charts in 1966 were dominated by SSgt Barry Sadler, The Beatles, The Supremes, The New Vaudeville Band, Simon & Garfunkel and The Monkees.
"Michelle" by The Beatles would go on to win a Grammy for 1966's Song of the Year.
"A Man for All Seasons" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1966.
In 1966, the best soccer players were Pelé, Bobby Charlton, Eusébio, Franz Beckenbauer, Bobby Moore, Flórián Albert, Ferenc Bene, Lev Yashin, Alan Ball, János Farkas and José Torres.
The best NBA players in 1966 were Wilt Chamberlain, Rick Barry, Jerry Lucas, Oscar Robertson and Jerry West.
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Lyndon Baines Johnson was the President of the United States on June 8th, 1966.
Harold Wilson was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on June 8th, 1966.
Seán Lemass was the Taoiseach of Ireland.
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