1966 Kennedy Half Dollar
The 1966 version of the Kennedy Half Dollar is worth on average $75.00 if in Mint State (uncirculated), while one in poor condition will have a value of just $1.00. If the coin has an error, or is certified this will further add to the appeal and raise it's price numismatically speaking.
- Year: 1966
- Mint: No Mint Mark
- Type: Kennedy Half Dollar
- Mintage: 108,984,000
- Metal: 90% silver 10% copper
- What's it worth?: $75.00 to $1.00
Despite the fact that more than 108 Million 1966 Kennedy Half Dollars were issued it's still considered a semi key date by some.
This coin in most any circulated condition is still worth 2x more than face value, so it's worth making a mental note. In MS-65 state it's selling for somewhere between $70 or $80 at auction.
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Top coins in this series. List price based off high end conditions that have been certified.
|$75||1966 Kennedy Half Dollar|
|$65||1964 D Kennedy Half Dollar|
|$25||1964 Kennedy Half Dollar|
Known errors. Coins in order by date. To learn more about each error simply click on the read more link.
|1964-1975 Double Die||1964-1975 many DDO (Double Die Obverse) or DDR errors. When the front or obverse is n...|
|1964 Accented Hair||Kennedys wife ask that his hair be updated on the coins. The mint added accents to hi...|
|Waffled||Waffled or mint cancelled errors for the Kennedy Half Dollar are out there....|
|Clipped Planchet||Clipped Planchet errors occur when the planchet is clipped. It looks like someone too...|
|Rotated Dies||Rotated Die errors occur when the die is rotated. Flipping the coin over reveals a co...|
|Missing Clad||Missing Clad - 1971 and beyond. The 75% copper, 25% nickel clad jacket will be partia...|
|Off Center Strike||
Off Center Kennedy Half Dollar Strikes occur when the planchet and the die come to...
No FG Kennedy Half Dollars lack the FG initials of the chief engraver Frank Gaspar...
Rare Coins. Key and Semi-Key Dates to remember. Based on various factors.
|1970 D||1970 was the last year with the 40% silver Kennedy Half Dollars....|
|1966||1966 Kennedy Half Dollars are considered by some to be semi key or key dates....|
|1964||1964 is a semi key date as it is the first year the Kennedy Half Dollar was issued. A...|
|1964 D||1964 is a semi key date as it is the first year the Kennedy Half Dollar was issued. A...|
The mint mark is located just under the neck of president Kennedy. If not present the coins was minted in Philadelphia.
President John Fitzgerald Kennedy (JFK) is featured on the front (obverse) of this coin. Shortly after he was assasinated on November 22, 1963, the coin design was created and the coins were rushed into production the following year.
The Kennedy Half Dollar has a weight of 12.50 g.