On This Day

What Happened on December 30, 1967

Historical Events

  • Beatles' "Hello Goodbye" single goes #1 & stays #1 for 3 weeks
  • Great Western Forum opens in LA

Famous Deaths

  • Bert Berns, American songwriter ("Twist And Shout"; "Piece Of My Heart"; "Hang On Sloopy") and producer ("Under The Boardwalk"; "Brown-Eyed Girl"), dies of heart failure at 38

Person of interestVincent Massey

Vincent Massey, Canadian diplomat, 1st Canadian-born Governor General of Canada (1952-59), dies at 80

Governor General of Canada Vincent Massey
Governor General of Canada
Vincent Massey

1967 Highlights

About December 30, 1967

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 9 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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