On This Day

What Happened on April 23, 1967

Historical Events

  • Soyuz 1 launched; Vladimir Komarov becomes 1st in-flight casualty

Famous Birthdays

  • Brent Muscat, American hard rock musician (Faster Pussycat- Wake Me When It's Over), born in Hollywood, California
  • Melina Kanakaredes, American actress (Eleni Andros-Guiding Light), born in Akron, Ohio
  • Rheal Cormier, Canadian baseball pitcher (Montreal Expos), born in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada
1967 Highlights

About April 23, 1967

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 53 years and 9 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Taurus