What Happened on December 7, 1967

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "How Now, Dow Jones" opens at Lunt Fontanne Theater NYC for 220 performances
  • Otis Redding records "Sittin' on the Dock of the Bay"

Famous Birthdays

  • Tino Martinez, 1st baseman (Seattle Mariner, NY Yankees), born in Tampa, Florida
  • Vaclav Chalupa, Czechoslovakia, rower (Henley Royal Regatta 1989)

Famous Deaths

  • House Peters, silent film actor (Kansas Territory), dies at 87