On This Day

What Happened on February 14, 1967

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

"Respect" single recorded by Aretha Franklin (Billboard Song of the Year 1967)

Soul Singer Aretha Franklin
Soul Singer
Aretha Franklin
  • Latin American nuclear free zone proposal drawn up

Famous Birthdays

  • Calle Johansson, Swedish NHL defenseman (Washington Capitals), born in Gothenburg, Sweden
  • Laura Martin, American WPVA volleyballer (Nationals-13th-1994), born in La Jolla, California
  • Manuela Maleeva-Fragniere, Bulgarian tennis player (Hopman Cup 1992, Switzerland; 19 x WTA titles; World #11 1993), born in Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Mark Rutte, Dutch politician (Prime Minister, 2010-), born in The Hague, Netherlands
  • Stelios Haji-Ioannou, British-Cypriot entrepreneur, born in Athens, Greece

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Actress Raquel Welch (26) weds director Patrick Curtis in Paris

Actress Raquel Welch
Actress
Raquel Welch

LoveWedding of Interest

Model Bettie Page (43) weds lineman Harry Lear

Queen of Pinups Bettie Page
Queen of Pinups
Bettie Page

Famous Deaths

  • James Schneider, American actor (The Key to Yesterday, Keystone Kops), dies at 85
  • Sig Ruman [Siegfried Albon Rumann], German-American actor (Schultz-Life With Luigi), dies at 82
1967 Highlights

About February 14, 1967

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 9 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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