Saturday February 19, 1966: on this day

About February 19th, 1966, in brief:

  • Historical events: The naval minister of the United Kingdom, Christopher Mayhew, resigns.
  • Day of the week: February 19th, 1966 was a Saturday
  • Zodiac Sign: Pisces (in western zodiac), Horse (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Smokey Robinson, Victoria Justice
  • Moon Phase: New Moon
  • #1 US song: Lightnin' Strikes by Lou Christie
  • #1 UK song: These Boots Are Made For Walkin' by Nancy Sinatra
  • Popular movie: Harper directed by Jack Smight

More about February 19th, 1966? See below for more news and curiosities on February 19th, 1966.

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What day of the week was February 19, 1966?


February 19, 1966 was a Saturday and it was the 50th day of the year 1966 in the Gregorian calendar.

February 19, 1966 can also be written as 2/19/1966 in the US and as 19/2/1966 in UK and Europe.

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February 19, 1966: What happened on that day?


Here's what happened on February 19, 1966:

  • The naval minister of the united kingdom, christopher mayhew, resigns.

February 19, 1966: What were the magazines covers that day?

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February 19, 1966: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?


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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for February 19th is Pisces.

Pisces is the 12th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between February 19th and March 20th belong to the Pisces sign: discover Pisces personality and who should a Pisces marry.

Babies born in February are either Aquarius or Pisces. People born before February 18th are Aquarius, while people born from February 19th have the sign of Pisces.

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February 19, 1966: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

Horse chinese zodiac sign

The Chinese Zodiac sign for February 19, 1966 is Horse and the associated element is Fire.

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February 19, 1966: What was the moon phase on that day?


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The moon phase on February 19, 1966 was New Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on February 19, 1966 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on February 19, 1966 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 0% full, rising at 06:47 am and setting at 05:50 pm.

The previous full moon was on Feb 05, 1966 while the next full moon would come on Mar 07, 1966.

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Who was born on February 19, 1966?


Famous people born on February 19, 1966:

  • Justine Bateman
    Justine Bateman

    Justine bateman is an american producer and actress known for her role as mallory keaton on the sitcom family ties.

  • Paul Haarhuis

    Dutch tennis player and coach.

  • Enzo Scifo

    Belgian manager and footballer.

  • Janet Echelman

    Renowned for her large-scale public art installations.

  • Eduardo Xol

    American author and designer.

  • Paul Haarhuis in Eindhoven

    Netherlands; tennis star (1994 us/australian doubles).

  • William White NFL safety (Kansas City Chiefs

    Atlanta falcons).

  • Prince Markie

    D [mark morale] ; rocker (fat boys, "jail house rock").

  • Matthew Ryan in Port Jefferson

    New york, usa: team handball circle (olympics 1996).

  • Peter Douris in Toronto

    Ontario, canada; nhl right-wing (anaheim mighty ducks).

  • Matthew Stuart

    Charlesstuart's youngest brother and american family of note.

  • Akosh Szelevenyi
  • Wendy Kaplan
  • Erik Richter
  • Adelheid Gapp
  • Antonio Poyatos
  • Annamaria Ancora
  • Miroslav Đukić

Whose famous birthday is on February 19th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on February 19th:

  • Smokey Robinson
    Smokey Robinson

    Smokey robinson is a legendary american singer, songwriter, and record producer known for his role as the founder and frontman of the motown...

  • Victoria Justice
    Victoria Justice

    American singer-songwriter, actress, and dancer.

  • Benicio Del Toro
    Benicio Del Toro

    Benicio del toro is a puerto rican actor known for his roles in films such as traffic, sicario, and the usual suspects.

  • Jeff Daniels
    Jeff Daniels

    Jeff daniels is an american actor known for his roles in movies such as dumb and dumber and the squid and the whale.

  • Merle Oberon
    Merle Oberon

    Eurasian-american actress, who appeared in more than 20 films, including "the private life of henry viii," 33, "over the moon," 1937 and...

  • Lee Marvin
    Lee Marvin

    American actor, television and film.

  • Stephen Nichols
    Stephen Nichols

    American actor.

  • Leslie Ash
    Leslie Ash

    English actress.

  • Ray Winstone
    Ray Winstone

    English actor, singer and producer.

  • Carson McCullers
    Carson McCullers

    American short story writer, playwright, essayist, and poet (d. 1967).

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How old is someone born on February 19, 1966?


Someone born on February 19, 1966 is:

58 years 3 months old,

or 699 months

or 3039 weeks and 1 day old,

or 21274 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on February 19, 1966?

There are 276 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Wednesday February 19th 2025.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on February 19, 1966?

You belong to the Generation X if you were born on February 19, 1966.

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February 19, 1966: What famous people died on that day?


Famous people died on February 19, 1966:

  • Flossie Crandall

    Flossie Crandall was a renowned actress known for her performances in silent films.

  • Titomanlio Manzella
  • Étienne Romano
  • James Edward Grant
  • Luciano Romagnoli
  • Bruno Ernst Buchrucker

What famous deaths happened on February 19th?

Famous deaths on February 19th:

  • Adolfo Celi
    Adolfo Celi

    Italian stage actor and husky character actor.

  • Janet Blair
    Janet Blair

    American actress.

  • Lydia Shum
    Lydia Shum

    Actress and comedian from hong kong (d. 2008).

  • Billy Mitchell
    Billy Mitchell

    Born in france, an american military man who was the youngest ever general staff officer and, by 1920, a brigadier general.

  • Deng Xiaoping

    A chinese politician, a thrice-purged patriarch of the communist party who had a profound impact on chinese politics for three decades.

  • Taquila Mockingbird

    Taquila Mockingbird was an American author best known for her novel 'To Kill a Mockingbird', which explored themes of racial injustice in...

  • Harper Lee

    American novelist best known for her 1960 novel 'To Kill a Mockingbird', which won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction.

  • Charl Lagerfeld

    Iconic fashion designer known for his work at Chanel and Fendi.

  • Josabeth Siddall

    Josabeth Siddall was a Pre-Raphaelite artist and model, best known for her work with the painter Dante Gabriel Rossetti.

  • Virginia Hamilton

    Virginia Hamilton was an acclaimed American children's author known for her innovative and diverse storytelling.

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February 19, 1966: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?


Holidays on February 19, 1966:

  • Astrology: First day of sun sign Pisces
  • Astrology: Can also be last day of sun sign Aquarius depending on the time of birth and the astrologer's viewpoint.
  • Chaoflux (Discordianism)
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February 19, 1966: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on February 19, 1966 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week February 14th and February 20th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).


February 19, 1966: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on February 19, 1966 was Lightnin' Strikes by Lou Christie, according to the music chart for the week February 14th and February 20th.

February 19, 1966: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on February 19, 1966 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week February 14th and February 20th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Lightnin' Strikes
  2. - These Boots Are Made For Walkin'
  3. - Uptight (Everything's Alright)
  4. - My Love
  5. - My World Is Empty Without You

February 19, 1966: What was the number 1 song in the UK on that day?

The number 1 song in the UK on February 19, 1966 was These Boots Are Made For Walkin' by Nancy Sinatra, according to the music chart for the week February 14th and February 20th.

February 19, 1966: What was the music chart in the UK on that day?

The music chart in the UK on February 19, 1966 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week February 14th and February 20th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - These Boots Are Made For Walkin'
  2. - Michelle
  3. - You Were On My Mind
  4. - Nineteenth Nervous Breakdown
  5. - Spanish Flea

February 19, 1966: What was the number 1 R&B song on that day?

The number 1 R&B song on February 19, 1966 was Uptight (Everything's Alright) by Stevie Wonder, according to the R&B music chart for the week February 14th and February 20th.

February 19, 1966: What was the R&B music chart on that day?

The R&B music chart on February 19, 1966 is the list of the most popular R&B songs for the week February 14th and February 20th. It included the following Top 5 R&B songs:

  1. - Uptight (Everything's Alright)
  2. - Baby Scratch My Back
  3. - Don't Mess With Bill
  4. - Going To A Go-Go
  5. - Crying Time

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February 19, 1966: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on February 19, 1966 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

Harper

Release year: 1966

Directed by: Jack Smight

Starring: Paul Newman, Lauren Bacall, Julie Harris, Arthur Hill

Country: United States of America

Lord Love a Duck

Release year: 1966

Directed by: George Axelrod

Starring: Roddy McDowall, Tuesday Weld, Lola Albright, Martin West

Arizona Colt

Release year: 1966

Directed by: Michele Lupo

Starring: Giuliano Gemma, Rosalba Neri, Fernando Sancho, Pietro Tordi, Valentino Macchi, Pietro Martellanza, Andrea Bosic, Gianni Solaro, Roberto Camardiel, Mirko Ellis, Renato Chiantoni, Tom Felleghy

Country: Italy

Requiescant

Release year: 1966

Directed by: Carlo Lizzani

Starring: Pier Paolo Pasolini, Ninetto Davoli, Franco Citti, Lorenza Guerrieri, Lou Castel, Massimo Sarchielli, Jacques Stany, Vittorio Duse, Mark Damon, Barbara Frey, Nino Musco, Rossana Martini

Country: Italy

Johnny Yuma

Release year: 1966

Directed by: Romolo Guerrieri

Starring: Rosalba Neri, Luigi Vannucchi, Dada Gallotti, Mark Damon, Gianni Solaro, Mirella Pamphili, Ferdinando Poggi, Franco Lantieri, Lawrence Dobkin

Country: Italy

February 19, 1966: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on February 19, 1966 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

Jackanory

Release year: 1965

Directed by: Brian Hawkins

February 19, 1966: What were the bestselling books on that day?

The bestselling books on February 19, 1966 were the literary works published close to that day that have achieved notable commercial success, including:

Is Paris Burning? by Larry Collins and Dominique Lapierre

Is Paris Burning?

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The dramatic story of Paris's liberation by the Allies comes from the bestselling author of The City of Joy. Is Paris Burning

The Billion Dollar Brain by Len Deighton

The Billion Dollar Brain

By:

A Cold war adventure.

The Magus by John Fowles

The Magus

By:

One man is trapped in the deadly game of sexual and political betrayal played by a millionare. The Magus is a masterpiece of contemporary literature, full of shocks and chilling surprises.

Games People Play by Eric Berne

Games People Play

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Although we think we are relating to others, in reality we are all playing games.

A Thousand Days by Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr

A Thousand Days

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Arthur Schlesinger, the president's special assistant, witnessed firsthand the personalities and politics that influenced the Kennedy administration.

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Who was the US President on February 19, 1966?

On February 19, 1966 the US President was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 19, 1966?

On February 19, 1966 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).

Who was the Pope on February 19, 1966?

On February 19, 1966 the Pope was St Paul VI.

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What is special about February 19th?

February 19th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 19th day of the month of February. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on February 19th, such as:

  • 2019 - Insurgency in egypt (2013)-present: sixteen militants were killed in two raids on egypt's sinai peninsula. the raids also include explosives and weapons.
  • 2018 - Syrian civil war: rif dimashq offensive. according to the syrian observatory for human rights, at least 44 people were killed in air strikes by the syrian air force on rebel-held eastern ghouta.
  • 2017 - Iraqi civil war and battle of mosul: u.s.-backed iraqi forces launched an operation to take back control of western mosul under isil militants, according to haider al-abadi, prime minister of iraq. according to the united nations, humanitarian agencies have been established in the older parts of the city, where food and fuel supplies are already low, running water is scarce and electricity is not reliable for many of the 800,000.

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What happened in 1966?

1966 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Former marine Charles Whitman kills 13 andwounds 31 at University of Texas
  • Radio Vila (New Hebrides) begins transmitting
  • S African government bans Beatle records

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What was the calendar for February 1966?

February 1966 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with February being the 2nd month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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