What Happened on November 8, 1967

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 1st local British radio station begins broadcasting (Radio Leicester)
  • Silver hits record $1.951 an ounce in London
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Courtney Thorne-Smith, actress (Day by Day, Lucas, Summer School)
  • Henry Rodriguez, Santo Domingo Dom Rep, outfielder (Montreal Expos)
  • Jay Taylor, NFL cornerback (KC Chiefs)
  • Kim Dugger, Wichita Kansas, Miss Kansas-America (1991)
  • Mark Zollitsch, Orono Maine, kayak (alt-Olympics-96)
  • Rhonda Kottke, WPVA volleyballer, born in Minneapolis, Minnesota