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‘1966 Sightings’

1966: January UFO & Alien Sightings

Date: January 1966 Location: Seattle, Washington Time:  Summary:  Source:  Date: January, 1966: USS TIRU Encounters UFO Date:  January 3 1966 Location:  Los Altos, Time:  Night Summary:  Army colonel expert on rockets and missiles sighted a group of bright light sources speeding overhead at an estimated 1,000-1,200 m.p.h., maneuvering back and forth. Soon afterwards he observed several searchlights sweeping the area as if trying to spot the flying objects. Source:  NICAP report; U.F.O. Investigator, Vol. Ill, No. 6, Jan.-Feb. 1966, p. 2. Date:   Location:   Time:   Summary:   Source:   Date:  January 5 1966 Location: Near La Harpe, Illinois Time: 0815A Summary: Driving 2 miles north of La Harpe on Rte. 94, Violet Bricker observed the flash of lights on what she first believed was… Read More

1966: February UFO & Alien Sightings

Date:  February 2 1966 Location:  Salisbury, NC (BBU 10193)  Time:  11:15 p.m. Summary:  Mr. and Mrs. L. J. Wise saw a silver, diamond-shaped object with several balls constantly in very fast motion around it, and much light. Object hovered over the trees for 3-4 minutes, while a dog barked, and then zipped out of sight. Source:  FeBerlinerb. 2, 1966;  Date: February 3 1966 Location: Malaga Spain Time: 0030A Summary: Trinidad Gomez Sanchez was getting ready to go to sleep late at night when she decided to go out to her terrace to check the doors and the garden, as she looked around without knowing how, a strange creature appeared in the patio area, which had no access to the street. She described the… Read More

1966: March UFO & Alien Sightings

Date: March 1966 Location: Wall Township, New Jersey Time: daytime Summary: Robert J. Salvo, a 13 year old boy, walking his dog purports to have taken a photo of a flying saucer. The youth showed this photograph to the Army. No comment was made from the military. Source: Date: March 1966 Location: Point Pleasant West Virginia Time: daytime Summary: A “reliable woman” said that she had observed a silver disc hovering above a Point Pleasant school. A male figure in a tight fitting silver coverall was “standing” (floating) outside the open door of the object in midair, gazing intently into the school playground. He had pointed features and shoulder-length hair. A similar object, she said, landed sometime later in the yard behind her home, and was witnessed… Read More

1966: April UFO & Alien Sightings

Date: early April 1966 Location: Calgary Alberta Canada Time: 0545A Summary: A young boy heard loud noises from outside, looking out he saw three silvery discs land on a nearby field, several small men emerged from the objects and appeared to look around discussing something among themselves. They ran back into the discs, which took off to the north at high speed. Source: John Brent Musgrave, UFO Occupants & Critters Date: April 1966 Location: Los Alcazares Army Base Murcia Spain Time: 0200A Summary: A soldier at the local military base observed two little figures crossing a nearby highway and disappearing in a grove of date palms. They were 65 cm tall, humanoid in form but with pronounced stomach and buttocks, short legs and very long arms. Their… Read More

1966: May UFO & Alien Sightings

Date: May, 1966 Location: Whiteman AFB, MO Time:  Summary: Multi-witness daylight landing (#234) occupants. Whiteman AFB was a Minuteman ICBM Complex with 15 launch control centers and 150 ICBMs. Source: Date: May, 1966: Large, bright, silver/white saucer-shaped craft passes over field Date:  May 1, 1966; Location: Watertown, MA Time: 10:00 p.m. EDT. Summary:  Four witnesses saw an oval object with bright rotating red, green, and white lights pass over the Watertown Arsenal. Source: Fowler 1974, p. 341 Date:  Location:  Time: May 4, 1966; Charleston, WV (BBU) 4:30 [3:40?] a.m. FAA air traffic controller tracked an unidentified non transponding target about 5 miles to the 11 o’clock position from Braniff Airline Flight 42 headed E at 33,000 ft, which crew saw high above as a white-blue object giving off brilliant flaming… Read More

1966: June UFO & Alien Sightings

Date: Summer 1966 Location: Near Fort Knox Kentucky Time: daytime Summary: The witness was alone sitting in a wooded area when a man wearing a peculiar outfit suddenly confronted him. The man wore a one-piece outfit closed at the neck, long sleeves, and pants that seemed to go right into the boots. The beige outfit had a single metallic belt with a silver box attached on the front. A small blue light flickered occasionally on the box. The man had very fine blond hair, and friendly pale blue eyes. He communicated with the witness telling him he was from a world a great distance from earth and that his name was “Zo.” Eventually the being left, leaving behind a low buzzing sound that… Read More

1966: July UFO & Alien Sightings

Date:  July 1966 Location: Lake Nasijarvi, Otavalta, Finland Time:  0100A-0130A Summary: A man was lying alongside the water of Lake Nasijarvi between the north side of the island of Pikku-Hormu and the island of Hormu. Having finished a job he was taking a one-hour pause in the northern shore of the lake. He was eating a sandwich and drinking coffee when he heard over the weak rushing of the water an increasing rushing noise from the south of the island. He thought that it was another boat coming to the island and soon after a sound resembling someone dropping an anchor was heard. Then began a very loud hammering noise and the man assumed the other boat had needed repairs. After this… Read More

1966: August UFO & Alien Sightings

Date: August 1966 Location:   White Swan Yakima Washington Time:    late evening Summary:    A couple had observed a glowing orange ball over a nearby log storing area and had later drove home to prepare for bed. As the husband walked towards the window, he screamed when he saw a man like figure standing in the backyard. It was described as five-1/2 foot tall, dressed in a one-piece suit that glowed with a green light. It wore boots and a belt buckle, and it had an emblem on its chest resembling a crescent moon. It also wore a tight-fitting skullcap over his head. The nose was two simple holes and the mouth was a flat horizontal line. Its eyes were… Read More

1966: September UFO & Alien Sightings

Date: Fall 1966 Location: Southern Arkansas, exact location not given Time: unknown Summary: The six-year old witness was in the backyard when a large spherical object appeared to come out of nowhere. It apparently landed and several beings described as huge, heavily muscled, bipedal, and resembling pterodactyl like creatures emerged out of the craft. The beings communicated with the witness and invited him inside the craft. There he was shown a squid like creature in a large purple crystal that was apparently used for its biological energy field, or aura. This assisted the aliens in their interdimensional travels. They also told the witness that they came from a race called the “Sestis.” Source: UFO Sightings in New Mexico & the World Date: Fall 1966 Location: Near Elkin North Carolina… Read More

1966: October UFO & Alien Sightings

Date: October 1966 Location: God’s Lake, Manitoba, Canada Time: various? Summary: A local teacher reported that flying saucers had been observed many times in the area and also around Island Lake, often landing and leaving behind imprints in the muskeg and grass. In addition, the teacher had been told of the “little people” often associated with these objects. These “people” were about a meter in height, dark-skinned, and wore close fitting dark coveralls suits with hoods. They carried a rod that gave off a beam of light, and they often “poked about” in the mud for unknown reasons. Along with this, there were rumors of some of these “aliens” trying to snatch children in their sleep, causing more than a little fear in… Read More

1966: November UFO & Alien Sightings

Date: November 1966 Location: Bad Kreuznach Germany Time: 0200A Summary: Dean Fagerstrom, a soldier at the time, was sitting in his apartment working on the lottery numbers sequence when he suddenly had a feeling that he was not alone. He walked around and did not find anyone, then returned back to his seat and resumed working on the board. As he looked at the board a human-like face began to appear, the face began filling up the board and became clearer, now he was able to see two faces instead of one, those of a man and a woman. A bluish shimmer surrounded the faces. The man’s face had tawny hair and the woman’s hair was slightly darker and shorter. Both beings then communicated by voice with… Read More

1966: December UFO & Alien Sightings

Date: December 1 1966 Location:   Middleboro, MA Time:   6:35 p.m. EST Summary:   An object with a curved surface, apparently oval, with two large bright red pulsating lights, dived in front of a car and hovered over woods just off the road. Source:  Fowler 1974, p. 342. Date:  Location:  Time:  Summary: Dec. 2, 1966; Lake Sarah, MN2:00 a.m. CST. A farmer saw a disc-shaped object an estimated 40 feet in diameter hovering over a corn field, making a noise like whirling wind. The object moved away, returned and hovered again, then lifted straight up and moved away to the east emitting a red glow. (NICAP notes based on newspaper story.) Source: Date: December 3 1966 Location:   Near San Mateo California Time:   2300 Summary:   Police… Read More

1966: Unknown Date UFO & Alien Sightings

Date: 1966 Location: California, exact location not given Time: unknown Summary: Schoolteacher, Cordelia Donovan reportedly met a man in a long white robe that kidnapped her in a black Cadillac and gassed her. When she awoke she was onboard a flying disc where she was reportedly raped by a well-endowed human-like spaceman. Source: John Keel, Our Haunted Planet Date: 1966: Huge disk like object with dome top, gray metallic, with rainbow lights Date: 1966 Location:   New South Wales, Australia, exact location not given Time:   Summary:   Under hypnosis the witness remembered being in a moving vehicle in a rural area when the car engine stopped. It then started again; the witness then drove and then walked to the location of an abduction. He recalled being inside an object… Read More