On This Day

What Happened on June 7, 1967

Day of the Week: Wednesday

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, NFL wide receiver (Atlanta Falcons)

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