What Happened on July 24, 1967

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Charles de Gaulle says 'Vive le Quebec libre! Long live free Quebec!'

French President Charles de Gaulle
French President
Charles de Gaulle
  • Chinese army/air force/fleet repress uprising in Wuhan City
  • Norway requests European Common Market membership
  • PGA Championship, Columbine CC: Don January wins his only major title in 18-hole playoff with Don Messengale (69-71)
  • Race riots in Cambridge, Maryland
  • Race riots in Detroit force postponement of Tigers-Orioles game
  • The Beatles sign a petition in Times to legalize marijuana

Famous Birthdays

  • Jasper Teule, Dutch rock singer/bassist (Pilgrims-Once to Everything)

Famous Deaths

  • Little Billy Rhodes, dies of stroke at 72