On This Day

What Happened on August 30, 1967

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US Senate confirm Thurgood Marshall as 1st black justice

First Black Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall
First Black Supreme Court Justice
Thurgood Marshall

Famous Birthdays

  • Barbara Kendall, New Zealand mistral sailor (Olympic gold 1992, silver 1996, bronze 2000), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • Frederique van der Wal, Dutch model (Victoria’s Secret), born in The Hague, Netherlands
  • Justin Vaughan, New Zealand cricketer (New Zealand all-rounder), born in Hereford, England
1967 Highlights

About August 30, 1967

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 54 years and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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