On This Day

What Happened on July 13, 1967

Historical Events

  • Race riots break out in Newark, 27 die

Famous Birthdays

  • Benny Benassi, Italian disc jockey
  • Dean Barnett, American Conservative blogger, born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 2008)
  • Pat Rapp, American MLB pitcher (Florida Marlins), born in Jennings, Louisiana

Famous Deaths

  • Cornelis A Eman, chairman (State of Aruba Peoples Party), dies at 51
  • Tom Simpson, English road cyclist (World Road Race Champion 1965), dies of diuretic combination of alcohol and mixed amphetamines at 29
1967 Highlights

About July 13, 1967

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 54 years and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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