What Happened on December 5, 1967

Historical Events

Vietnam War

Pediatrician Benjamin Spock and poet Allen Ginsberg arrested in New York while protesting against the Vietnam War

Famous Birthdays

  • Gary Allan, American country musician (Used Heart For Sale), born in La Mirada, California
  • Konstantin-Assen, Prince of Vidin (fourth son of Tsar Simeon II of Bulgaria and his wife Doña Margarita Gómez-Acebo y Cejuela), born in Madrid
  • René Shuman, Dutch bandleader and singer, born in Geleen, Limburg, Netherlands
1967 Highlights

About December 5, 1967

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 1 month and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Daydream Believer - The Monkees
  • UK #1 Song: Hello Goodbye - The Beatles