On This Day

What Happened on February 17, 1967

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Beatles release "Penny Lane" & "Strawberry Fields"
  • Kosmos 140 (Soyuz Test) launches into Earth orbit

Famous Birthdays

  • Chanté Moore, American R&B singer, actress and author (Precious), born in San Francisco, California
  • Gary Shuchuk, Canadian former NHL centre and coach (LA Kings), born in Edmonton, Alberta