What Happened on December 15, 1967

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Beatles release "Christmas Time is Here Again"
  • Joe Garagiola joins "Today" show panel
  • Silver Bay bridge (Oh-WV) collapes during afternoon rush hr, 34 die
  • The Silver Bridge collapses, killing 46 people.

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Gioskos, CFL tackle (Toronto Argonauts)
  • Christine Larsen, New Westminster BC, synchronized swimmer (Oly-silver-96)
  • David Howells, English footballer
  • Frank Hartley, NFL tight end (Cleveland Browns, San Diego Chargers)
  • Keith Askins, NBA guard/forward (Miami Heat)
  • Mo Vaughn, Norwalk, Connecticut, American MLB first baseman (Boston Red Sox, MVP-1995)