On This Day

What Happened on January 9, 1967

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • "More of the Monkees" 2nd album by The Monkees is released
  • Georgia legislature seats Rep Julian Bond
  • NFL New Orleans' franchise takes name "Saints"

Famous Birthdays

  • Claudio Caniggia, Argentinian footballer, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina

Person of interestDave Matthews

Dave Matthews, South African singer & musician (Dave Matthews Band), born in Johannesburg, Transvaal, South Africa

Musician Dave Matthews
Dave Matthews
  • Dave Mcllwain, Canadian NHL center (Pitts Penguins), born in Seaforth, Canada
  • Jamie Huscroft, Canadian NHL defenseman (Calgary Flames), born in Creston, British Columbia
  • Steven Harwell, American singer & musician (Smash Mouth), born in Santa Clara, California