What Happened on March 11, 1967

Historical Events

  • 14th ACC Men's Basketball Tournament: North Carolina beats Duke, 82-73

Music Single

Pink Floyd releases 1st single "Arnold Layne"

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Zesers, Australian cricketer (1987 World Cup)
  • Bill Houlder, Thunder Bay, NHL defenseman (Tampa Bay Lightning)
  • Brad Carson, American politician
  • John Barrowman, Scottish-American actor, singer, presenter and writer (Captain Jack Harkness-Doctor Who), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • Sergei Bautin, Belarusian ice hockey defenceman (Olympic gold Unified Team 1992; Winnipeg Jets, Detroit Red Wings, San Jose Sharks), born in Rahachow, Belarus (d. 2022)

Famous Deaths

  • Geraldine Farrar, soprano/actress (Such Sweet Compulsion), dies at 85
1967 Highlights

About March 11, 1967

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 10 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Love Is Here And Now You're Gone - The Supremes
  • UK #1 Song: Release Me - Engelbert Humperdinck