On This Day

What Happened on January 5, 1967

Historical Events

  • KLXA (now KTBN) TV channel 40 in Fontana-San Ana, CA (IND) begins

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Nabholz, American baseball pitcher (Boston Red Sox), born in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
  • J. B. Brown, NFL cornerback (Miami Dolphins, Pittsburgh Steelers), born in Washington, D.C.
  • J. H. Wyman, American film producer & director (Almost Human), born in Oakland, California
  • Joe Flanigan, American actor, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Ray Crockett, American NFL defensive back (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32), born in Dallas, Texas
  • Ricky Paull Goldin, American actor (Doug-Hail to the Chief, Another World), born in San Francisco, California

Famous Divorces

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Actor Lee Marvin (42) divorces Elizabeth Ebeling after 14 years of marriage

Actor Lee Marvin
Lee Marvin
1967 Highlights

About January 5, 1967

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 8 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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