What Happened on August 20, 1967

Historical Events

  • Alvin Dark (52-69) is fired, rehired, & fired again as manager of A's

Golf Tournament

LPGA Western Open Women's Golf, Pekin CC: Kathy Whitworth wins by 7 strokes from Sandra Haynie

Famous Birthdays

  • Andy Benes, American baseball pitcher (St Louis Cardinals), born in Evansville, Indiana
  • Michael "Sean" Hall, Williamsburg Va, rower (Olympics 1996)
  • Tori [Terri Poch], American bodybuilder and former professional wrestler, born in Portland, Oregon
1967 Highlights

About August 20, 1967

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 5 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Ode To Billie Joe - Bobbie Gentry
  • UK #1 Song: San Francisco (Be Sure To Wear Some Flowers In Your Hair) - Scott Mckenzie