On This Day

What Happened on February 21, 1967

Famous Birthdays

  • Leroy Russel Burrell, American long jumper (Olympics 1996), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Michael Ward, American rock guitarist (John Hiatt, 1993-94; The Wallflowers, 1996-2001 - "One Headlight"; Ben Harper and the Innocent Criminals, 2007-16), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Patrick Lodewijks, Dutch soccer player (PSV, FC Groningen), born in Eindhoven, Netherlands

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Beaumont, American writer (Twilight Zone), dies at 38
1967 Highlights

About February 21, 1967

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 9 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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