On This Day

What Happened on August 19, 1967

Historical Events

  • The Beatles' "All You Need is Love" single goes #1

Famous Birthdays

  • Jason Starkey, occasional drummer and son of Beatle Ringo, born in London, England

Person of interestSatya Nadella

Satya Nadella, Indian-American businessman (CEO of Microsoft), born in Hyderabad, India

CEO of Microsoft Satya Nadella
CEO of Microsoft
Satya Nadella
  • Tabitha Soren, American MTV reporter (This Week in Rock), born in San Antonio, Texas

Famous Deaths

  • Carl Wilhelm de Vries, Dutch jurist, dies at 84
  • Hugo Gernsback, Luxembourg-born American inventor and sci-fi writer (1960 Hugo), dies at 83
  • Isaac Deutscher, Polish-English historian (Stalin/Trotsky biography), dies at 60
1967 Highlights

About August 19, 1967

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 2 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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