Billboard #1 Hits from 1966

 
January The Sound of Silence Simon & Garfunkel
  We Can Work It Out The Beatles
     
February My Love Petula Clark
  Lightnin’ Strikes Lou Christie
  These Boots are Made for Walkin’ Nancy Sinatra
     
March Ballad of the Green Berets Sgt. Barry Sadler
     
April You’re My Soul and Inspiration The Righteous Brothers
  Good Lovin’ The Young Rascals
     
May Monday, Monday The Mamas & the Papas
  When a Man Loves a Woman Percy Sledge
     
June Paint It Black The Rolling Stones
  Paperback Writer The Beatles
     
July Strangers in the Night Frank Sinatra
  Hanky Panky Tommy James and the Shondells
  Wild Thing The Troggs
     
August Summer in the City The Lovin’ Spoonful
     
September Sunshine Superman Donovan
  You Can’t Hurry Love The Supremes
  Cherish The Association
     
October Reach Out I’ll Be There Four Tops
  96 Tears The Mysterians
     
November Last Train to Clarksville The Monkees
  Poor Side of Town Johnny Rivers
  You Keep Me Hangin’ On The Supremes
     
December Winchester Cathedral The New Vaudeville Band
  Good Vibrations The Beach Boys
  I’m a Believer The Monkees