What Happened on July 1, 1967

Historical Events

  • "Funny Girl" closes at Winter Garden Theater, NYC, after 1348 performances
  • 1st British colour TV broadcast, on BBC 2
  • BBC starts its World Radio Club
  • Bobby Unser wins both races at Mosport, Ontario, Canada, the first Champ Car races ever run outside the United States
  • Canada celebrates the 100th anniversary of the 1867 British North America Act which served as Canada's constitution for over 100 years

Famous Birthdays

Pamela AndersonPamela Anderson (55 years old)

Canadian-American actress (Baywatch) and Playboy playmate (Feb 1990), born in Ladysmith, British Columbia

1967 Highlights

About July 1, 1967

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 6 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Cancer

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Windy - The Association
  • UK #1 Song: A Whiter Shade Of Pale - Procol Harum