What Happened on July 22, 1967

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 1st major appearance by Vanilla Fudge (Village Theater NYC)
  • Atlanta Braves use a record 5 pitchers in 9th inning
  • Carol Mann wins LPGA Supertest Ladies' Golf Open
  • Jimi Hendrix quits as opening act of the Monkees' tour

Famous Birthdays

  • Andreas Motzkus, WLAF receiver (Rhein Fire)
  • Lauren Booth, British journalist
  • Pat Badger, heavy metal bassist (Extreme-More Than Words)
  • Rhys Ifans [Rhys Evans], Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Welsh actor/musician (Notting Hill, Enduring Love)
  • Shawn Wilbourn, US decathlete

Famous Deaths

  • Carl Sandburg, poet (Abraham Lincoln: Prairie Years), dies at 89