On This Day

What Happened on March 13, 1967

Historical Events

  • Congo sentences ex-premier Moise Tsjombe to death
  • Robert Anderson's "You Know I Can't Hear You ..." premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrés Escobar, Colombian soccer defender (murdered in World Cup aftermath), born in Medellín, Colombia (d. 1994)
  • Colleen Rosensteel, American heavyweight judoka (Olympics 1996), born in Greensburg, Pennsylvania
  • Satu Huotari, Finnish ice hockey defenseman (Finland, Olympics 1998), born in Oulu, Finland

Famous Deaths

  • Sir Frank Worrell, West Indian cricket batsman and captain (51 Tests @ 49.48; 9 x 100s), dies from leukemia at 42
1967 Highlights

About March 13, 1967

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 8 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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