On This Day

What Happened on June 8, 1967

Historical Events

  • Israel attacks USS Liberty in Mediterranean, killing 34 US crewmen

Famous Birthdays

  • Neil Mitchell, Scottish musician (Wet, Wet, Wet), born in Helensburgh, Dunbartonshire.
  • Stephane Simian, French tennis star

Famous Deaths

  • Elliot Griffis, American composer, dies at 74
1967 Highlights

About June 8, 1967

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 5 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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