What Happened on July 12, 1967

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 5th Mayor's Trophy Game, Mets beat Yanks 4-0
  • Greek regime deprives 480 Greeks of their citizenship
  • Race riot in Newark, NJ, 26 killed, 1,500 injured & over 1,000 arrested

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruny Surin, Cap Haitien Haiti, Canadian 4X100m sprinter (Oly-gold-96)
  • Joan Pitcock, LPGA golfer (1995 Standard Register PING-3rd), born in Fresno, California
  • John Petrucci, American guitar player (Dream Theater)
  • Richard Herring, English comedian