What Happened in 1967 (Part 7)

Historical Events

Events 601 - 700 of 765

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Oct 10 Brendan Behan's "Borstal Boy" premieres in Dublin

Irish Poet and Playwright Brendan Behan
Irish Poet and Playwright
Brendan Behan
  • Oct 11 World Series record 3 consecutive HRs (Carl Yastremski, Reggie Smith, & Rico Petrocelli) by Red Sox
  • Oct 11 Yoko Plus Me art exhibit opens in London (the me is John Lennon)
  • Oct 12 St Louis Cards beat Boston Red Sox, 4 games to 3 in 64th World Series as Lou Brock steals a record 7 bases in 1 World Series
  • Oct 13 CBS radio cancels "House Party"
  • Oct 16 WETK TV channel 33 in Burlington, VT (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • Oct 16 WGNO TV channel 26 in New Orleans, LA (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • Oct 17 "Hair" premieres on Broadway

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Oct 17 Barbra Streisand stars on "Belle of 14th Street" special on CBS

Singer-songwriter & Actress Barbra Streisand
Singer-songwriter & Actress
Barbra Streisand
  • Oct 17 Memorial service for Brian Epstein at New London Synagogue
  • Oct 17 Pete Knight in X-15 reaches 85 km
  • Oct 17 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
  • Oct 18 Nobel prize for physics awarded to Hans A Bethe
  • Oct 18 Soviet Venera 4 becomes 1st probe to send data back from Venus
  • Oct 18 Walt Disney's "Jungle Book" film is released
  • Oct 18 AL votes to allow Athletics to move from KC to Oakland & expand league to 12 teams in 1971 with KC & Seattle teams
  • Oct 19 Igor Ter-Ovanesyan of USSR, sets then long jump record at 27' 4 3/4"
  • Oct 19 Mariner 5 makes fly-by of Venus
  • Oct 20 All white federal jury convicts 7 in murder of 3 civil rights workers in Meridan Mississippi
  • Oct 20 Charlie Finley names Bob Kennedy 1st manager of Oakland A's
  • Oct 20 KMXN (now KJTV) TV channel 34 in Lubbock, TX (IND) begins broadcasting
  • Oct 20 A purported bigfoot is filmed by Patterson and Gimlin.
  • Oct 21 Egypt sinks Israeli torpedo boat
  • Oct 21 Thousands opposing Vietnam War try to storm Pentagon
  • Oct 22 17th Ryder Cup: US wins 23½-8½ at Champions Golf Club (Houston, Texas, US)
  • Oct 22 Ian Brayshaw (W Aus v Vic, Perth) takes all 10 cricket wkts
  • Oct 22 Joe DiMaggio is hired as executive VP of A's by Charlie Finley
  • Oct 22 Murle Lindstrom wins LPGA Carlsbad Jaycee Golf Open
  • Oct 22 18th Formula One WDC: Denny Hulme wins by five points
  • Oct 23 "Henry, Sweet Henry" opens at Palace Theater NYC for 80 performances
  • Oct 23 NJ Americans (later NY/NJ Nets) play 1st ABA game
  • Oct 26 Shah of Iran crowns himself after 26 years on Peacock Throne
  • Oct 27 4 people from Baltimore pour blood on selective service records
  • Oct 27 Expo 67 closes in Montreal, Canada
  • Oct 27 NLF leaves People's Republic of South-Yemen
  • Oct 29 Danny Abramowicz begins NFL streak of 105 consecutive game receptions
  • Oct 29 Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Alamo Ladies' Golf Open
  • Oct 29 MacDermot, Ragni & Rado's musical "Hair" premieres in NYC
  • Oct 29 London criminal Jack McVitie is murdered by the Kray twins, leading to their eventual imprisonment and downfall.
  • Oct 30 Arthur Allyn says White Sox will play 9 games in Milwaukee in 1968
  • Oct 30 Ferdinand Bracke bicycles world record time (48,093 km)
  • Oct 30 USSR Kosmos 186 & 188 make 1st automatic docking & Venmera 13 launch
  • Oct 31 KIMO TV channel 13 in Anchorage, AK (ABC) begins broadcasting

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Oct 31 Nguyen Van Thieu took oath of office as 1st President of South Vietnam 2nd Rep

Vietnamese Politican Nguyen Van Thieu
Vietnamese Politican
Nguyen Van Thieu
  • Oct 31 SF's Mike McCormick wins NL Cy Young Award

Film release premierFilm Release

Nov 1 "Cool Hand Luke", starring Paul Newman, George Kennedy, and Strother Martin, is released

Actor Strother Martin
Strother Martin
Actor & Entrepreneur Paul Newman
Actor & Entrepreneur
Paul Newman
  • Nov 3 Boston's Jim Lonborg wins AL Cy Young
  • Nov 3 Vietnam War: The Battle of Dak To begins.
  • Nov 5 ATS-3 launched by US to take first pictures of full Earth disc
  • Nov 5 Clifford Ann Creed wins LPGA Corpus Christi Civitan Golf Open
  • Nov 5 New Orleans Saints 1st NFL victory, beat Philadelphia Eagles 31-24
  • Nov 5 US troops conquer Loc Ninh South Vietnam
  • Nov 5 Yemen president Sallal flees

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Nov 5 The Hither Green rail crash in the United Kingdom kills 49 people. The survivors include Bee Gee Robin Gibb.

Singer-songwriter Robin Gibb
Robin Gibb
  • Nov 6 Bridge at Annabaai crashes on Willemstad, Curacao, kills 15
  • Nov 6 US launches Surveyor 6; makes soft landing on Moon Nov 9
  • Nov 7 Carl B Stokes elected first black mayor of a major US city - Cleveland, Ohio

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Nov 7 LBJ signs a bill establishing Corporation for Public Broadcasting

36th US President Lyndon B. Johnson
36th US President
Lyndon B. Johnson
  • Nov 7 Richard G Hatcher elected mayor of Gary, Indiana
  • Nov 7 St Louis Cards Orlando Cepeda is 1st unanimous NL MVP
  • Nov 7 Surveyor 6 launched for soft landing on Moon
  • Nov 8 1st local British radio station begins broadcasting (Radio Leicester)
  • Nov 8 Silver hits record $1.951 an ounce in London
  • Nov 8 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
  • Nov 9 1st unmanned Saturn V flight to test Apollo 4 reentry module
  • Nov 9 Surveyor 6 soft lands on Moon
  • Nov 9 The unmanned Saturn V rocket is launched on its first successful test flight into Earth orbit
  • Nov 10 KXNE TV channel 19 in Norfolk, NB (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • Nov 12 Margie Masters wins LPGA Quality Chekd Golf Classic
  • Nov 12 Packers' Travis Williams returns 2 kickoffs for TDs against Browns, setting largest margin of Browns defeat (48), winning 55-7
  • Nov 13 Carl Stokes sworn-in as 1st major city black mayor (Cleveland, Ohio)
  • Nov 13 NL owners OK AL expansion to Seattle & Kansas City
  • Nov 14 The Congress of Colombia in commemoration of the 150 years of the death of Policarpa Salavarrieta, declares this day as "Day of the Colombian Woman".

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Nov 15 Boston's Carl Yastrzemski wins AL MVP

MLB Outfielder Carl Yastrzemski
MLB Outfielder
Carl Yastrzemski
  • Nov 15 Michael Adams in X-15 reaches 80 km
  • Nov 15 WLTV TV channel 23 in Miami, FL (IND) begins broadcasting
  • Nov 15 The only fatality of the X-15 program occurs during the 191st flight when Air Force test pilot Michael J. Adams loses control of his aircraft which is destroyed mid-air over the Mojave Desert.
  • Nov 17 Beatles Ltd & Apple Music Ltd swap names
  • Nov 17 French author Régis Debray sentenced to 30 years in Bolivia
  • Nov 17 Surveyor 6 becomes 1st man-made object to lift off Moon
  • Nov 17 Davey Jones of the Monkees opens a boutique, Zilch I, in Greenwich Village, NY
  • Nov 18 British government devalues pound from US equivalent of $2.80 to $2.40
  • Nov 19 Mickey Wright wins LPGA Pensacola Ladies' Golf Invitational
  • Nov 19 The establishment of TVB, the first wireless commercial television station in Hong Kong.
  • Nov 20 At 11 AM, Census Clock at Department of Commerce ticks past 200 million
  • Nov 20 Mets pitcher Tom Seaver (16-12) is named NL Rookie of Year
  • Nov 21 Phillip & Jay Kunz fly a kite a record 28,000 feet
  • Nov 21 Vietnam War: American General William Westmoreland tells news reporters: "I am absolutely certain that whereas in 1965 the enemy was winning, today he is certainly losing."
  • Nov 22 BBC unofficially bans "I Am the Walrus" by Beatles
  • Nov 22 Silver hits record $2.17 an ounce in New York
  • Nov 22 UN Sec council passes resolut 242-Israel must give back occupied land
  • Nov 22 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
  • Nov 25 "Apple Tree" closes at Shubert Theater NYC after 463 performances
  • Nov 25 Puerto Rico placed on Atlantic Standard Time
  • Nov 26 Browns' Carl Ward sets club record with a 104-yd kickoff return
  • Nov 26 Cloud burst over Lisbon kills about 450
  • Nov 27 Beatles release "Magical Mystery Tour"
  • Nov 27 Gold pool nations pledge support of $35 per ounce gold price

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Nov 27 French President Charles de Gaulle said 'Non!' to British entry to the European Common Market for the second time

French President Charles de Gaulle
French President
Charles de Gaulle
  • Nov 28 33rd Heisman Trophy Award: Gary Beban, UCLA (QB)

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 601 - 700 of 1,132

  • Jul 16 Christopher Rocancourt, French con artist
  • Jul 17 Kevin Pritchard, NBA guard (Washington Bullets)
  • Jul 17 Pearl Sinn, Seoul Korea, LPGA golfer (1995 LPGA Corning Classic-35th)
  • Jul 18 Jeff Lageman, NFL defensive end (Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • Jul 18 Vin Diesel, American actor
  • Jul 19 Christian Bergstrom, Sweden, tennis star
  • Jul 19 Dale Hurley Jr, rower (Olympics-1996), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Jul 20 Akihito Sugisawa, hockey forward (Team Japan 1998)
  • Jul 20 Ian Beckles, NFL guard (Tampa Bay Bucs)
  • Jul 20 Jon Normile, fencer (Olympics-96), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Jul 20 Reed Diamond, American actor
  • Jul 21 Lance Painter, Bedford England, pitcher (Colorado Rockies)
  • Jul 21 Tore Meinecke, West Germany, tennis star
  • Jul 22 Andreas Motzkus, WLAF receiver (Rhein Fire)
  • Jul 22 Pat Badger, heavy metal bassist (Extreme-More Than Words)
  • Jul 22 Shawn Wilbourn, US decathlete
  • Jul 22 Lauren Booth, British journalist
  • Jul 22 Rhys Ifans [Rhys Evans], Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Welsh actor/musician (Notting Hill, Enduring Love)
  • Jul 23 Nicole Jagerman, Netherlands, tennis star

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Jul 23 Philip Seymour Hoffman, American actor (Capote, Moneyball), born in Fairport, New York (d. 2014)

  • Jul 24 Jasper Teule, Dutch rock singer/bassist (Pilgrims-Once to Everything)
  • Jul 25 Dave Jareckie, Mexico City Mexico, US biathelete (Olympics-1994)
  • Jul 25 Ed Sprague, Castro Valley CA, infielder (Toronto Blue Jays)

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Jul 25 Matt LeBlanc, American actor (Joey Tribbiani-Friends), born in Newton, Massachusetts

  • Jul 25 Wendy Raquel Robinson, American actress
  • Jul 25 Tommy Skjerven, Norwegian football referee
  • Jul 26 David McKenzie, Footscray VIC, Australian golfer
  • Jul 26 Anthony Durante, American professional wrestler (d. 2003)
  • Jul 26 Tim Schafer, American computer game designer
  • Jul 27 Craig Wolanin, Grosse Pointe, NHL defenseman (Colorado Avalanche)
  • Jul 27 Emiel van Eijkeren, soccer player (FC The Hague/NEC)
  • Jul 27 Jeff Novak, NFL tackle (Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • Jul 27 Neil Smith, cricketer (Warwickshire & England A all-rounder)
  • Jul 27 Sasha Mitchell, actor (Spike of Bensonhurst), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jul 27 Juliana Hatfield, American musician
  • Jul 27 Kellie Waymire, American actress (d. 2003)
  • Jul 28 Alex Galtcheniouk, hockey forward (Team Belarus, Olympics-1998)
  • Jul 31 Elizabeth Wurtzel, actress (Prozac Nation), born in NYC, New York
  • Jul 31 Rodney Harvey, actor (Salsa)
  • Jul 31 Sean O'Neill, US Olympic table tennis player (Olympic-92), born in Toledo, Ohio
  • Jul 31 Tony Massenburg, NBA forward (Philadelphia 76ers)
  • Jul 31 Mitsuo Iwata, Japanese seiyū
  • Jul 31 Minako Honda, Japanese singer and musical actress (d. 2005)
  • Aug 1 Gregg Jefferies, Burlingame CA, infielder (NY Mets, Royals, Phillies)
  • Aug 1 Lori Endicott, volleyball setter (Olympics-bronze-92, 96), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • Aug 2 Aaron Krickstein, tennis player (Tel Aviv 1983), born in Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • Aug 2 Derek Wells, actor (Fitzpatricks), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Aug 2 Martin Laamers, soccer player (Vitesse)
  • Aug 2 Aline Brosh McKenna, American screenwriter
  • Aug 3 John Femia, American actor (Square Pegs, Hello Larry), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Aug 4 Carrie Flemmer, Stettler Alberta, softball catcher (Olympics-96)
  • Aug 4 Kembra Pfahler, Hermosa Beach Ca, actress (Gotham Gold)
  • Aug 4 Marcelo Filippini, Uruguay, tennis star
  • Aug 4 Michael Lawrence Marsh, American sprinter (Olympic 200m gold 1992, silver 1996), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Aug 5 Mike Fox, NFL defensive end (Carolina Panthers)

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Aug 5 Reid Hoffman, American entrepreneur (co-founder of LinkedIn), born in Stanford, California

Co-founder of LinkedIn Reid Hoffman
Co-founder of LinkedIn
Reid Hoffman
  • Aug 6 Willie Williams, NFL/CFL tackle (Toronto Argonauts, NO Saints)
  • Aug 6 Archbishop Alexy (Bondarenko), Ukrainian-born theologian
  • Aug 6 Mike Greenberg, American sportscaster
  • Aug 7 Charlotte Lewis, Kensington actress (Golden Child, Pirates), born in London, England
  • Aug 7 Jason Grimsley, Cleveland TX, pitcher (California Angels)
  • Aug 8 Ben Fouchee, Kuruman South Africa, Canadian Tour golfer (1987 South African Amateur)
  • Aug 8 Howard Cross, NFL tight end (NY Giants)
  • Aug 8 Margo Malowney, Saint John New Brunswick, volleyball player (Oly-96)
  • Aug 8 Jessica Moore, Italian actress
  • Aug 8 Lee Unkrich, American director and film editor
  • Aug 9 Debbie Spence, tennis star, born in San Jose, California
  • Aug 9 Deborah Lee, LPGA golfer (1989 National Amat France), born in Hamilton, Ontario

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Aug 9 Deion Sanders, American NFL corner-back/wide receiver and MLB player (Dallas Cowboys and NY Yankees), born in Fort Myers, Florida

NFL Legend Deion Sanders
NFL Legend
Deion Sanders
  • Aug 9 Elexa Wills/Orrange, Orange Texas, long jumper/triple jumper
  • Aug 10 Carlos Briceno, Fountain Valley, CA, beach volleyball (Oly-br-92, 96)
  • Aug 10 Lori Tatum, LPGA golfer
  • Aug 10 Lorraine Pearson, Romford Essex, rock vocalist (5 Star-Silk & Steel)
  • Aug 10 Peter Murphy, Australian rower (Olympics-96)
  • Aug 10 Reinout Scholte, cricketer (Netherlands batsman 1996 World Cup)

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Aug 10 Riddick Bowe, Heavyweight boxing champion (Olympic-silver-1988), born in Brooklyn, New York

  • Aug 10 Philippe Albert, Belgian former footballer
  • Aug 10 Mart Sander, Estonian singer and actor
  • Aug 11 Brad Dalgarno, NHL right wing (NY Islanders), born in Vancouver, Canada
  • Aug 11 Mike Lodish, NFL nose tackle (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32)
  • Aug 11 Enrique Bunbury, Spanish singer
  • Aug 11 Eric Maleson, Brazilian Bobsleigh 2002 Olympian
  • Aug 11 Collin Chou, Taiwanese actor
  • Aug 11 Joe Rogan, American television host
  • Aug 12 Andrew Glover, NFL tight end (Oakland Raiders, Minnesota Vikings)
  • Aug 12 Tom Holkenborg, drummer (Weekend at Waikiki)
  • Aug 12 Regilio Tuur, Dutch boxer
  • Aug 12 Andrey Plotnikov, Russian race walker
  • Aug 12 Andy Hui, Hong Kong actor and singer
  • Aug 13 Quinn Cummings, actress (Annie-Family, Goodbye Girl), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Aug 13 Taro Tan, 65 kg judoka (Olympics-96), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Aug 13 Tracy Rogers, NFL linebacker (KC Chiefs)
  • Aug 13 Amélie Nothomb, Belgian writer
  • Aug 15 Mike James, Ft Walton FL, pitcher (California Angels)
  • Aug 15 Moulay Brahim Boutaib, Morocco, 10k runner (Olympic-gold-1988)
  • Aug 15 Neil Wilkinson, Selkirk, NHL defenseman (Pitts Penguins)
  • Aug 15 Peter Hermann American actor
  • Aug 16 Bret Barberie, infielder (Chicago Cubs), born in Long Beach, California
  • Aug 16 Matt Vanderbeek, NFL linebacker (Washington Redskins)
  • Aug 16 Ulrika Jonsson, Swedish television personality

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