1966

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1966 (MCMLXVI) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1966th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 966th year of the 2nd millennium, the 66th year of the 20th century, and the 7th year of the 1960s decade.

1966 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1966
MCMLXVI
Ab urbe condita 2719
Armenian calendar 1415
ԹՎ ՌՆԺԵ
Assyrian calendar 6716
Bahá'í calendar 122–123
Balinese saka calendar 1887–1888
Bengali calendar 1373
Berber calendar 2916
British Regnal year 14 Eliz. 2 – 15 Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar 2510
Burmese calendar 1328
Byzantine calendar 7474–7475
Chinese calendar 乙巳(Wood Snake)
4662 or 4602
    — to —
丙午年 (Fire Horse)
4663 or 4603
Coptic calendar 1682–1683
Discordian calendar 3132
Ethiopian calendar 1958–1959
Hebrew calendar 5726–5727
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2022–2023
 - Shaka Samvat 1887–1888
 - Kali Yuga 5066–5067
Holocene calendar 11966
Igbo calendar 966–967
Iranian calendar 1344–1345
Islamic calendar 1385–1386
Japanese calendar Shōwa 41
(昭和41年)
Javanese calendar 1897–1898
Juche calendar 55
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4299
Minguo calendar ROC 55
民國55年
Nanakshahi calendar 498
Thai solar calendar 2509
Tibetan calendar 阴木蛇年
(female Wood-Snake)
2092 or 1711 or 939
    — to —
阳火马年
(male Fire-Horse)
2093 or 1712 or 940

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September 30: Botswana formerly Bechuanaland, independence from United Kingdom as a republic and parliament democracy.

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  8. ^ Aircraft Accident Report. West Coast Airlines, Inc DC-9 N9101. Near Wemme, Oregon Archived February 16, 2008, at the Wayback Machine., Adopted:December 11, 1967.
  9. ^ "Solved: the mystery of how AIDS left Africa". New Scientist: 20. November 3, 2007. 
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