On This Day

What Happened on December 15, 1967

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Joe Garagiola joins "Today" show panel
  • The Beatles release "Christmas Time is Here Again"
  • The Silver Bridge collapses over the Ohio River in the US, killing 46 people

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Gioskos, CFL tackle (Toronto Argonauts)
  • Christine Larsen, synchronized swimmer (Olympic silver 1996), born in New Westminster, British Columbia
  • David Howells, English footballer, born in Guildford, Surrey
  • Frank Hartley, NFL tight end (Cleveland Browns, San Diego Chargers)
  • Keith Askins, NBA guard/forward (Miami Heat)
  • Mo Vaughn, American MLB first baseman (Boston Red Sox, MVP-1995), born in Norwalk, Connecticut