On This Day

What Happened on January 8, 1967

Famous Birthdays

  • Hollis Conway, American athlete (Olympic high jump silver 1988, bronze 1992; World Indoor C'ship gold 1991), born in Chicago, Illinois

Person of interestR. Kelly

R. Kelly [Robert Sylvester Kelly], American R&B singer-songwriter (I Wish I Could Fly), born in Chicago, Illinois

R&B Singer R. Kelly
R&B Singer
R. Kelly
  • Willie Anderson, American NBA guard (NY Knicks, Olympic bronze 1988), born in Greenville, California

Famous Deaths

  • Zbigniew Cybulski, Polish actor (Ashes and Diamonds), dies at 39
1967 Highlights

About January 8, 1967

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 6 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Capricorn