On This Day

What Happened on June 25, 1967

Historical Events

  • First global satellite television program: "Our World" broadcast features 19 acts representing 19 nations including The Beatles singing "All You Need Is Love"
  • KPBS TV channel 15 in San Diego, CA (PBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Wanek, American speed skater (Olympics 1994), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Joan Smith, American biathlete (Olympics 1994), born in Rochester, New York
  • Roshan Jurangpathy, Sri Lankan cricketer (2 Tests for Sri Lanka 1985-86), born in Colombo, Sri Lanka

Famous Weddings

Nolan Ryan

MLB pitcher Nolan Ryan (20) weds his high school sweetheart Ruth Holdorff (18)

1967 Highlights

About June 25, 1967

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 5 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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