On This Day

What Happened on June 24, 1967

Historical Events

BeatificationCatholic Encyclical

Pope Paul VI publishes encyclical Sacerdotalis coelibatus

Pope Paul VI
Paul VI
  • Zaire adopts constitution

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Huard, Welland, NHL left wing (Dallas Stars)
  • Crystal Carson, Spaulding NE, actress (Cartel, Julia-General Hospital)
  • Janez Lapajne, Slovenian film director
  • Jeff Cease, guitarist (Black Crowes-Shake Your Money Maker), born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • Richard Kruspe-Bernstein, German musician (Rammstein)
  • Sherry Stringfield, American actress (Dr. Susan Lewis-ER, Laura-NYPD Blue), born in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

NFL running back, broadcaster, actor and later criminal O.J. Simpson (19) marries Marguerite Whitley

NFL Running Back and Convicted Criminal O.J. Simpson
NFL Running Back and Convicted Criminal
O.J. Simpson

Famous Deaths

  • Emile van Dievoet, Flemish lawyer, dies at 81
1967 Highlights

About June 24, 1967

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 5 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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