What Happened on June 4, 1967

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 19th Emmy Awards: Mission Impossible, Monkees, Don Knotts & Lucy Ball win
  • Curt Flood's record 568 straight chances without an error ends (227 straight games)

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA St Louis Women's Golf Invitational

LPGA Golfer Kathy Whitworth
LPGA Golfer
Kathy Whitworth
  • KTVN TV channel 2 in Reno, NV (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • Monkees take home an Emmy for their Outstanding comedy Series
  • Stockport Air Disaster: British Midland flight G-ALHG crashes in Hopes Carr, Stockport, killing 72 passengers and crew.

Famous Birthdays

  • Rick Wilkins, American baseball catcher (Houston Astros), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • Scott Servais, catcher (Chicago Cubs), born in La Crosse, Wisconsin
  • Simon Sheldon-Collins, Australian baseball pitcher (Olympics-1996)