For other uses, see 1966.
years: 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969

(stardates from 1966.0, or reference stardate -1/66)

decades: 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s
centuries: 19th century - 20th century - 21st century

1966 was, on Earth's calendar, the 67th year of the 20th century, and the seventh year of the 1960s decade. Although this was a time period before Human formulation of stardates, this era begins with stardate 1966.0[1] or reference stardate -1/66[2].


Diana Winters 1968

Diana Winters's KGB impersonator.

24 January 
Indira Gandhi becomes Prime Minister of India.[5]
The final 5 flights in Project Gemini were flown.[5]
4 July 
The United States of America has the first Freedom of Information Act signed into law.[5]
5 August 
Caesars Palace opens.[5]
16 September 
The Girl from U.N.C.L.E. begins a one-year run as a television series. It would be nostalgically remembered by Roberta Lincoln as she learned skills as a female secret agent.[6]
1 November 
Chandigarh, India is established.[7]


Births and deathsEdit

2 April 
C.S. Forester dies.[5]
31 May 
William Blanchard dies.[5]


References and notesEdit

  1. TOS movie: Star Trek.
  2. Star Trek: The Role Playing Game (FASA).
  3. TOS - Assignment: Earth comic: "Brighter Than a Thousand Suns".
  4. TOS comic: "The Entropy Effect".
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 5.5 5.6 Historical accounts.
  6. TOS novel: Assignment: Eternity
  7. TOS novel: The Rise and Fall of Khan Noonien Singh, Volume 2.


Title Series Date Media Notes Image
From History's Shadow

Chapter 23
The Original Series 16 March, 1966 novel From History's Shadow cover



Man Trap

The M-113 creature.

8 September
15 September
22 September
29 September



James T. Kirk, duplicated.

6 October
13 October
20 October
27 October
  • "Miri" is first aired.


Kirk neutralizer

James T. Kirk in the neural neutralizer.

3 November
10 November
17 November
24 November


Kirk and Karidians

James T. Kirk confronts Lenore and Kodos.

8 December
15 December
22 December
29 December

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