On This Day

What Happened on April 16, 1967

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Walking Happy" closes at Lunt Fontanne Theater NYC after 161 performances
  • Yankees beat Boston 7-6 in 18 innings

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Evans, American NFL running back (Minnesota Vikings), born in Augusta, Georgia

Famous Deaths

  • Jean Alexandre BarrĂ©, French neurologist who helped identify the Guillain-BarrĂ©-Strohl syndrome, dies at 86