On This Day

What Happened on December 24, 1967

Historical Events

  • China performs nuclear test at Lop Nor, PRC
  • Pirate Radio Pegasus starts broadcasting off New Zealand

Famous Birthdays

  • Mikhail Shchennikov, Russian race walker, born in Yekaterinburg, Russia

Famous Deaths

  • Karl Ristenpart, German conductor, dies of a heart attack at 67
1967 Highlights

About December 24, 1967

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 11 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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