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

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Pink Floyd arrive in New York for their first US tour

Rock Bassist and Vocalist Roger Waters
Rock Bassist and Vocalist
Roger Waters
Rocker Syd Barrett
Rocker
Syd Barrett

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 "Mike" Pringle, American CFL running back (Montreal Alouettes), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Scott Young, Clinton MA, NHL right wing (Colorado Avalanche)