On This Day

What Happened on December 7, 1967

Historical Events

  • "How Now, Dow Jones" opens at Lunt Fontanne Theater NYC for 220 performances

Music releaseMusic Recording

Otis Redding records "Sittin' on the Dock of the Bay"

Singer-Songwriter and Producer Otis Redding
Singer-Songwriter and Producer
Otis Redding
  • The Beatles' clothing store "Apple Boutique" opens at 94 Baker Street, London

Famous Birthdays

  • Tino Martinez, American baseball 1st baseman (Seattle Mariner, NY Yankees), born in Tampa, Florida
  • Václav Chalupa, Czech rower (Henley Royal Regatta 1989, Olympic silver 1992), born in Jindřichův Hradec, Czechoslovakia

Famous Deaths

  • House Peters, British silent film actor (This Is the Life, Kansas Territory), dies at 87
1967 Highlights

About December 7, 1967

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 11 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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