On This Day

What Happened on June 6, 1967

Historical Events

  • Israeli troops occupy Gaza during second day of the Six-Day War

Famous Birthdays

  • Max Casella, actor (Vinnie-Doogie Howser)
  • Michael Timpson, NFL wide receiver (Chicago Bears, Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Paul Giamatti, American actor
  • Wasim Haider, cricketer (member Pakistan's 1992 World Cup squad)

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Country singer John Denver (23) weds psychotherapist Annie Martell at the Christ Chapel in St. Peter, Minnesota

Country Singer John Denver
Country Singer
John Denver

Famous Deaths

  • Edward G Givens Jr, Major USAF/astronaut, dies in an car crash at 47
1967 Highlights

About June 6, 1967

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 5 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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