What Happened on September 19, 1967

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Nigeria begins offensive against Biafra

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander Karelin, Russian wrestler
  • Jim Abbott, American MLB pitcher (California Angels, NY Yankees), born in Flint, Michigan

Famous Deaths

  • Martin Block, TV announcer (Chesterfield Supper Club), dies at 64
  • Monica Proietti, Canadian criminal (b. 1940)
  • Zinaida Serebriakova, Russian painter (b. 1884)