On This Day

What Happened on August 8, 1967

Historical Events

  • Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore & Thailand meet to form Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN)

Famous Birthdays

  • Howard Cross, NFL tight end (NY Giants)
  • Jessica Moore, Italian actress
  • Lee Unkrich, American director and film editor
  • Margo Malowney, Saint John New Brunswick, volleyball player (Olympics 1996)

Famous Deaths

  • Jaromir Weinberger, Czech/American composer (Czech Rhapsody), dies at 71
1967 Highlights

About August 8, 1967

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 11 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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