11th of July, 1966

The 11th of July, 1966, fell on a Monday. Day 192 of 1966. Decade: 1960s.

53 years, 8 months and 30 days have passed since the 11th of July, 1966.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 11th of July, 1966:

  • The 1966 FIFA World Cup begins in England.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 11th of July, 1966:

  • United States: Paperback Writer - Beatles
  • United Kingdom: Sunny Afternoon - Kinks

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 11th of July, 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.

  • The Beatles - "Michelle"

    "Michelle" by The Beatles would go on to win a Grammy for 1966's Song of the Year.

  • A Man for All Seasons

    "A Man for All Seasons" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1966.

  • 1966 FIFA World cup

    The 1966 FIFA World cup is taking place in England. The host nation go on to win the competition by defeating West Germany 4-2.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 53 years, 8 months and 30 days have passed since the 11th of July, 1966.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 28 of 1966.
  • Leap Year: 1966 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 11th of July, 1966, will be 53 years of age.
  • People born in 1966 belong to the "Generation X" generation.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 11th of July, 1966:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 11th of July, 1966, will have the star sign Cancer.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1966 was the year of the Horse (Yang Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 11th of July, 1966 falls under the Woodpecker.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of July will have the birthstone Ruby.

1966 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1966.

"JOT the Dot" - "Milton the Monster" - "Atom Ant" - "Thunderbirds" - "Underdog" - "Hoppity Hooper" - "Ricochet Rabbit & Droop-a-Long" - "The Patty Duke Show" - "The Mighty Hercules" - "The Bugs Bunny Show" - "My Three Sons" - "Captain Kangaroo" - "Lassie" - "Looney Tunes"


1966 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 1966:

  • Suzy Homemaker
  • Twister mat
  • Major Matt Mason (action figure)
  • Captain Action (action figure)
  • Barrel of Monkeys
  • Motorific (slot car toys)
  • Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots
  • Army men
  • G.I. Joe: America's Movable Fighting Man
  • Easy-Bake Oven
  • Mouse Trap
  • Tammy (doll)
  • Ken (doll)
  • Etch A Sketch

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 11th of July:


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Lyndon Baines Johnson was the President of the United States on the 11th of July, 1966.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 11th of July, 1966 was probably conceived around the 1st of October, 1965. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 11th of July, 1966 is the 20th of April, 1967. (Rough Estimate).

11th of July

Events that have occurred on the 11th of July:


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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 11th of July, 1966.

  • 19,632 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,696,204,800 seconds have passed since the 11th of July, 1966.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,978,905,600 times.
  • Since the 11th of July, 1966, earth has travelled approximately 875,241,676,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 282,700,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 145,873,613 steps. That's about 64,833 miles!
  • Since this date, 20,354,458 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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