Weddings of 1966
Who Married & What Happened?
Celebrating weddings of 1966. Where were you and what was happening?
If you were one of the weddings of 1966…
Congratulations on your wedding of 1966. You share your anniversary with the following events.
Celebrity Weddings of 1966
- Chad Everett wed Shelby Grant
- George Harrison wed Pattie Boyd
- Barry Gibb wed Maureen Bates
- Tyne Daly married Georg Stanford Brown
- Donald Sutherland wed Shirley Douglas
News Highlights of 1966
- The first docking in space is achieved by Gemini 8 astronauts Neil Armstrong and David Scott.
- The first artificial pump in a patient’s heart is implanted by Dr. Michael De Bakey
- Outside Paris, the wedding of Sophia Loren and Carlo Ponti.
- In Las Vegas, the famous wedding of Frank Sinatra and Mia Farrow.
- Fashion Model Twiggy popularizes the miniskirt.
1966 Sports Champions:
- Baltimore Orioles win the World Series.
- Super Bowl I – Green Bay Packers won 35-10 over the Kansas City Chiefs.
- Boston Celtics win the NBA Title.
- Monreal Canadiens win the Stanley Cup.
Music Highlights of 1966
- Grammy’s Song of 1966: Michelle – Paul McCartney and John Lennon
- Sgt. Barry Sadler – The Ballad Of The Green Berets
- The Association – Cherish
- Tommy James & The Shondells – Hanky Panky
- Mamas & The Papas – Monday, Monday
- The Rolling Stones – Paint It, Black
- The Lovin’ Spoonful – Summer In The City
- The Troggs – Wild Thing
- The New Vaudeville Band – Winchester Cathedral
- The Supremes – You Can’t Hurry Love
- The Righteous Brothers – (You’re My) Soul And Insiration
- Lou Christie – Lightnin’ Strikes
- Petula Clark – My Love
- Nancy Sinatra – These Boots Are Made For Walkin’
- The Righteous Brothers – (You’re My) Soul And Inspiration
- Percy Sledge – When A Man Loves A Woman
- Frank Sinatra – Strangers In The Night
- The Beatles – Paperback Writer
- Donovan – Sunshine Superman
- The Monkees – Last Train To Clarksville
- ? (Question Mark) & The Mysterians – 96 Tears
- The Four Tops – Reach Out I’ll Be There
- Johnny Rivers – Poor Side Of Town
- The Beach Boys – Good Vibrations
- The Supremes – You Keep Me Hangin’ On
- The Monkees – I’m A Believer
Entertainment Highlights of 1966
- Best Picture: The Sound of Music: Robert Wise
- Best Actor: Lee Marvin – Cat Ballou
- Best Actress: Julie Christie – Darling
Top Television Shows:
- The Andy Griffith Show, Beverly Hillbillies, Bewitched, Bonanza, Daktari, Gomer Pyle U.S.M.C., Green Acres, The Jackie Gleason Show, The Lucy Show, The Red Skelton Hour
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