On This Day

What Happened on December 29, 1967

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Star Trek's "Trouble With Tribbles" 1st airs
  • Turkish-Cypriot government forms in Cyprus

Famous Birthdays

  • Ashleigh Banfield, Canadian journalist, born in Winnipeg, Canada
  • Henry Jones, American football Safety (Buffalo Bills, Minnesota Vikings), born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • Kevin Toth, American shot put athlete, born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Lilly [formerly Andy] Wachowski, American film director (Matrix trilogy), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Tony Tolbert, American NFL defensive end (Dallas Cowboys), born in Tuskegee, Alabama

Famous Deaths

  • Paul Whiteman "The King of Jazz", American orchestra leader (Fabulous Dorseys), dies at 77