What Happened on July 1, 1967

Day of the Week: Saturday

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
  • The Beatles' album "Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" goes #1 in the United States, where it would stay for 15 weeks

Famous Birthdays

  • Pamela Anderson Lee, Ladysmith BC, playmate (Feb 90/Home Improvement)