On This Day

What Happened on June 17, 1967

Day of the Week: Saturday

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 (H-bomb) power
  • Longest doubleheader 9:15 (Tigers & Athletics)

Famous Birthdays

  • Eric Stefani, American musician (No Doubt), born in Fullerton, California
  • Keith Sims, American NFL guard (Miami Dolphins), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Robyn Meagher, Antigonish Nova Scotia, 5k runner (Olympics 1996)
  • Terry Davis, American NBA forward & center (Dallas Mavericks, Wash Wizards), born in Danville, Virginia