What Happened on March 5, 1967

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • WEDN TV channel 53 in Norwich, CT (PBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Nicole Boegman, Australian long jumper (Olympics-88, 92, 96)

Famous Deaths

  • Georges Vanier, Governor General of Canada (b. 1888)
  • Mischa Auer, actor (My Man Godfrey), dies at 61 of a heart attack
  • Mohammed H Mossadeq, premier of Persia (1951-53), dies