What Happened on January 30, 1967

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Sport awardAustralian 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

Tennis Player Roy Emerson
Tennis Player
Roy Emerson
Tennis Player Arthur Ashe
Tennis Player
Arthur Ashe

Sport awardTennis Open

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

Tennis Player and Two-Time Major Champion Nancy Richey
Tennis Player and Two-Time Major Champion
Nancy Richey


Famous Birthdays

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

Famous Deaths

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