What Happened on December 1, 1967

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Queen Elizabeth inaugurates 98-inch (249-cm) Isaac Newton telescope
  • Seattle awarded one of the 2 AL expansion franchise teams

Sports record brokenNBA Record

Wilt Chamberlain set NBA record of 22 free throws misses

NBA Legend Wilt Chamberlain
NBA Legend
Wilt Chamberlain

Famous Birthdays

  • Nestor Carbonell, American actor (Luis-Suddenly Susan), born in NYC, New York
  • Reggie Sanders, Florence SC, outfielder (Cincinnati Reds)