What happened this day in history December 24, 1966

What are the important events that happened on December 24, 1966? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

December 24, 1966: Facts & Myths About This Day

December 24, 1966 is the 358th day of the year 1966 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 7 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Saturday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is December 11, 1966 – a Saturday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

Strange as it may, if we name this day after a polygon then it will be called ‘trihectapentacontaoctagon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a Half dollar every day starting at age 5, then by now that person has accumulated $9,551.50. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

Capricorn is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Turquoise is the modern birthstone for this month. Onyx is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Horse is the mythical animal and Fire is the element for this person if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology.

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December 24, 1966 Historical Events

  • 1966
    A Canadair CL-44 chartered by the United States military crashes into a small village in South Vietnam, killing 129.

Who were born on December 24, 1966?

  • 1966
    Diedrich Bader, American actor

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