On This Day

What Happened on December 5, 1967

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

Pediatrician Benjamin Spock
Benjamin Spock
Beat Poet Allen Ginsberg
Beat Poet
Allen Ginsberg

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? 53 years, 7 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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