On This Day

What Happened on January 30, 1967

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Sport awardAustralian 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

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

Sport awardAustralian 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

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