On This Day

What Happened on December 2, 1967

Historical Events

  • 32nd Iron Bowl: Alabama beats Auburn 7-3 in Birmingham
  • CFL Grey Cup, Landsdowne Park, Ottawa: Hamilton Tiger-Cats defeat Saskatchewan Roughriders, 24-1; Alan Ford's 87 yard punt, on a quick kick, is the longest in Grey Cup history

Famous Deaths

  • Francis J "Cardinal" Spellman, archbishop of NY, dies at 78
  • Francis Spellman, American Bishop and Cardinal of Roman Catholic Church, dies at 78
1967 Highlights

About December 2, 1967

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 10 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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