On This Day

What Happened on January 30, 1967

Historical Events

Australian Men's Tennis Open

Australian Championships Men's Tennis: Roy Emerson repeats previous year's result; beats American Arthur Ashe 6-4, 6-1, 6-4 for his 5th straight Australian title

Australian Open Women's Tennis

Australian Championships Women's Tennis: American Nancy Richey wins her first and only Australian title; beats home favourite Lesley Turner Bowrey 6-1, 6-4

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Leverty, American guitarist (Firehouse - "Love of a Lifetime"), born in Richmond, Virginia
  • Jay Gordon, American rock vocalist, born in San Francisco, California

Famous Deaths

  • Lee Morgan, actor (Dungeons of Harrow, Last Rebel), dies
1967 Highlights

About January 30, 1967

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 10 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aquarius