On This Day

What Happened on June 7, 1967

Historical Events

  • 2 Moby Grape members arrested for contributing to deliquency of minors
  • Israel captures Wailing Wall in East Jerusalem, Jericho and Bethlehem
  • NY Yankees draft Ron Blomberg #1

Famous Birthdays

  • Sarah Malin, actress (Stephane Prescott-Another World), born in Greenwich, Connecticut
  • Terance Mathis, American football wide receiver (Pro Bowl, All-Pro 1994; Atlanta Falcons), born in Detroit, Michigan

Famous Deaths

  • Anatoly Maltsev, Russian mathematician (decidability of various algebraic groups), dies at 57

Person of interestDorothy Parker

Dorothy Parker, American writer (Enough Rope), dies at 73

Short Story Writer Dorothy Parker
Short Story Writer
Dorothy Parker
  • Pauline Brooks, actress (Make a Million), dies of cancer at 54
1967 Highlights

About June 7, 1967

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 7 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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