What Happened on April 8, 1967

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 121st Grand National: John Buckingham aboard Foinavon wins
  • 12th Eurovision Song Contest: Sandie Shaw for United Kingdom wins singing "Puppet on a String" in Vienna

Famous Birthdays

  • Arwyn Davies, Welsh actor
  • Kenneth Charlie Griffith Benjamin, cricketer (WI like his namesake)