On This Day

What Happened on June 30, 1967

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Moise Tsjombe kidnapped to Algeria
  • Phillies Cookie Rojas pitches, plays 9th position since joining Phils

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Robert Henry Lawrence, Jr. named 1st black astronaut

Famous Birthdays

  • Rudi Steyn, South African cricketer (South African opening batsman 1995), born in Kimberley, South Africa
  • Sheila Hudson, American triple jumper (US record 1992), born in Wurzburg, Germany