What Happened on January 12, 1967

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Dr. James Bedford becomes the first person to be cryonically preserved with intent of future resuscitation and remains preserved at the Alcor Life Extension Foundation

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Louisville, Kentucky, draft board refuses exemption for boxer Muhammad Ali

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Muhammad Ali
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Muhammad Ali
  • NBC premiers the colorized remake of "Dragnet"

Famous Birthdays

  • Farrah Forke, Texas, actress (Dweebs, Mr Rhodes, Disclosure, Heat)
  • Marco Boogers, Dutch soccer player (RKC, Sparta, West Ham United)
  • Mike Simms, Whittier CA, outfielder (Houston Astros)
  • Ulf Dahlen, Ostersund SWE, NHL forward (Team Sweden, San Jose)
  • Vendela [Kirsebom], model (Sports Illustrated 1993), born in Stockholm, Sweden