On This Day

What Happened on December 2, 1967

Day of the Week: Saturday

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 Birthdays

  • Naeem Akhtar, Rawalpindi cricket medium-pacer (10-28 vs Peshawar 1995)

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