On This Day

What Happened on August 16, 1967

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Cincinnati Red Jim Maloney retires 19 Pirates, then gets injured & leaves
  • WFIQ TV channel 36 in Florence, AL (PBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Bret Barberie, infielder (Chicago Cubs), born in Long Beach, California
  • Matt Vanderbeek, NFL linebacker (Washington Redskins)
  • Pamela Smart, American convicted murderess
  • Ulrika Jonsson, Swedish television personality