What Happened on June 4, 1967

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 19th Emmy Awards: "Mission Impossible", "The Monkees", Don Knotts & Lucy Ball win
  • Curt Flood's record 568 straight chances without an error ends (227 straight games)
  • KTVN TV channel 2 in Reno, NV (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • Stockport Air Disaster: British Midland flight G-ALHG crashes in Hopes Carr, Stockport, killing 72 passengers and crew

Famous Birthdays

  • Rick Wilkins, American baseball catcher (Houston Astros), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • Scott Servais, catcher (Chicago Cubs), born in La Crosse, Wisconsin
  • Simon Sheldon-Collins, Australian baseball pitcher (Olympics 1996)