IMG_12212 x 3 x 11 = 66

66 = LXVI in Roman numerals

In Abjad numerals, the name of Allah has a value of 66.

66 is a sphenic number (the product of three different prime numbers).

The international direct dialing code for Thailand is +66.

#66 Bus in Chicago runs from 6000 west Austin on Chicago Avenue to Navy Pier downtown.

This is the 50th anniversary of Sergio Mendes and Brasil ’66, the group and the album that brought bossa nova to American audiences.

Route 66, known as the Main Street of America, was one of the original highways in the US Highway system.

In the Gematria numbering system, the Hebrew word lehateev, which means to do good, has a value of 66.

NGC 66 is a peculiar spiraled galaxy in the constellation Cetus.

At the 66th parallel north, on the summer solstice, the sun is visible for 24 hours and on the winter solstice the sun is visible for 2 hours and 47 minutes.

Network is number 66 in the AFI’s list of the 100 best films.

The atomic number of Dysprosium, a rare earth element, is 66.

Of Human Bondage by Somerset Maughm, is listed as 66 on the Modern Library’s Best 100 Books.

The 66th Congress refused to ratify the Treaty of Versailles in 1920.

Schindler’s List received the Oscar for best picture at the 66th Academy Awards.

Bob Marley and the Wailers’ “Redemption Song,” is number 66 on the Rolling Stones’ Top 500 Songs of all Time.

And so, joining this list today, I begin my 66th year.


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1 Response to Sixty-six

  1. mhorvich says:

    Always love how you see life! Happy Birthday my Best Friend!

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