What Happened on April 23, 1967

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Raleigh Ladies Golf Invitational

LPGA Golfer Kathy Whitworth
LPGA Golfer
Kathy Whitworth
  • Soyuz 1 launched; Vladimir Komarov becomes 1st in-flight casualty

Famous Birthdays

  • Brent Muscat, rocker (Faster Pussycat-Wake Me When It's Over)
  • Melina Kanakaredes, actress (Eleni Andros-Guiding Light), born in Akron, Ohio
  • Rheal Cormier, New Brunswick, pitcher (Montreal Expos)