What Happened on October 1, 1967

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Ladies' LA Golf Open

LPGA Golfer Kathy Whitworth
LPGA Golfer
Kathy Whitworth
  • KBFI (now KDAF) TV channel 33 in Dallas-Fort Worth, TX (IND) begins
  • Pink FLoyd's 1st US tour (arrives in NYC)

Famous Birthdays

  • Chuck McElroy, Galeston TX, pitcher (California Angels)
  • Geraldine Heaney, Irish-Canadian ice hockey defenseman (Canada, Oly-98), born in Lurgan, Northern Ireland
  • Michael Pringle, CFL running back (Montreal Alouettes)
  • Mike Pringle, American football player
  • Scott Young, Clinton MA, NHL right wing (Colorado Avalanche)