On This Day

What Happened on June 17, 1967

Historical Events

  • "Somebody To Love" by Jefferson Airplane peaks at #5

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Barbra Streisand: A Happening in Central Park performed

Singer-Songwriter and Actress Barbra Streisand
Singer-Songwriter and Actress
Barbra Streisand
  • China becomes world's 4th thermonuclear power by exploding a hydrogen bomb
  • Longest doubleheader 9:15 (Tigers & Athletics)

Famous Birthdays

  • Eric Stefani, American musician (No Doubt), born in Fullerton, California
  • Keith Sims, American NFL offensive guard (Pro Bowl 1993–95; Miami Dolphins, Washington Redskins), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Terry Davis, American NBA forward & center (Dallas Mavericks, Wash Wizards), born in Danville, Virginia
1967 Highlights

About June 17, 1967

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 5 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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