The 9th of October, 1966, fell on a Sunday. Day 282 of 1966. Decade: 1960s.
53 years, 4 months and 8 days have passed since the 9th of October, 1966.
Born On This Date
People who were born on this exact date:
Born on this exact date: David Cameron: British Prime Minister.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 9th of October, 1966:
United States: Cherish - Assocation
United Kingdom: Distant Drums - Jim Reeves
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 October, 1966.
The Beatles - "Michelle"
"Michelle" by The Beatles would go on to win a Grammy for 1966's Song of the Year.
"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.
A Man for All Seasons
"A Man for All Seasons" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1966.
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 9th of October:
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 9th of October, 1966.
19,489 days have passed since this date.
1,683,853,200 seconds have passed since the 9th of October, 1966.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,964,495,400 times.
Since the 9th of October, 1966, earth has travelled approximately 868,868,251,200 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 280,642,200 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 144,811,375 steps. That's about 64,361 miles!
Since this date, 20,206,238 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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