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For other uses, see 1966.
The timestream.
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'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.[8]
1 November
Chandigarh, India is established.[9]


Births and deaths

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


References and notes


Title Series Date Media Notes Image
From History's Shadow

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



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.


James T. Kirk in the neural neutralizer.

3 November
10 November
17 November
24 November


James T. Kirk confronts Lenore and Kodos.

8 December
15 December
22 December
29 December

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