On This Day

What Happened on August 26, 1967

Historical Events

  • 28th Venice Film Festival: "Belle de Jour" directed by Luis Bunuel wins Golden Lion

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Beatles, Mick Jagger & Marianne Faithfull meet Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

  • Dean Chance pitches a 2-1 no-hitter, & Twins sweep Cleveland
  • Dutch 2nd Chamber demands US stop bombing North Vietnam

Famous Birthdays

  • Myron Guyton, NFL full safety (NE Patriots)

Famous Deaths

  • Andres Sas, Belgian Peruvian composer, dies at 67
  • Dilawar Hussain, cricketer (Indian wicketkeeper in the 1930's), dies
1967 Highlights

About August 26, 1967

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 3 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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