On This Day

What Happened on August 1, 1967

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Izaak Samkalden becomes mayor of Amsterdam
  • WBRA TV channel 15 in Roanoke, VA (PBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Gregg Jefferies, American infielder (NY Mets, Royals, Phillies), born in Burlingame, California
  • Lori Endicott, American volleyball setter (Olympic bronze 1992, 96), born in Kansas City, Missouri