What Happened on October 21, 1967

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Egypt sinks Israeli torpedo boat
  • Tens of thousands of anti-Vietnam War protesters march on the Pentagon, besieging the military headquarters for two days

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Berg, St Catharines, NHL left wing (NY Rangers)
  • Gavin Brian Lovegrove, javelin (Olympics-96), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • John Flaherty, American catcher (San Diego Padres), born in NYC, New York
  • Paul Ince, English footballer
  • Stanley Richard, NFL safety (Washington Redskins)

Famous Deaths

  • Ejnar Hertzsprung, Danish astronomer (Hertzsprung-Russell diagram), dies at 94