On This Day

What Happened on April 3, 1967

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 113 East Europeans attending World Amateur hockey championships in Vienna, ask for political asylum
  • WNYE TV channel 25 in Brooklyn, NY (PBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Brent Gilchrist, Canadian hockey player, NHL center (Dallas Stars), born in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, Canada
  • Pervis Ellison, American basketball player, NBA forward and center (Boston Celtics), born in Savannah, Georgia