On This Day

What Happened on July 16, 1967

Historical Events

Sport awardLPGA Championship

LPGA Championship Women's Golf, Pleasant Valley CC: Kathy Whitworth wins by 1 stroke from Shirley Englehorn

LPGA Golfer Kathy Whitworth
LPGA Golfer
Kathy Whitworth
  • Monkees perform at Forest Hills NY, Jimi Hendrix is opening act
  • Prison brawl ignites barracks, killing 37 (Jay, Florida)

Famous Birthdays

  • Christopher Rocancourt, French con artist, born in Honfleur, Calvados, France
  • Roger Duffy, American NFL guard and center (NY Jets), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Will Ferrell, American comedian (Step Brothers), born in Irvine, California
1967 Highlights

About July 16, 1967

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 54 years and 14 days
Leap Year: No

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