What Happened on December 31, 1967

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Henry, Sweet Henry" closes at Palace Theater NYC after 80 performances
  • "The Ice Bowl", Packers beat Cowboys 21-17 in NFL championship game (-13°F)
  • 1st NBA game at Great Western Forum, LA Lakers beat Houston 147-118
  • Oakland Raiders beat Houston Oilers 40-7 in AFL championship game

Famous Birthdays

  • Brad Daluiso, NFL place kicker (NY Giants)

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur Mailey, cricketer (10-66 & Aust v Gloucestershire 1921), dies