On This Day

What Happened on March 16, 1967

Historical Events

  • Pirate Radio Station 333 (Radio Britain) ship breaks down

Famous Birthdays

  • Dan Owens, NFL defensive tackle (Atlanta Falcons, Detroit Lions)
  • John Mangum, NFL safety (Chicago Bears)
  • Lauren Graham, American actress and author (Gilmore Girls, Parenthood), born in Honolulu, Hawaii

Famous Deaths

  • James Friskin, composer, dies at 80
1967 Highlights

About March 16, 1967

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 8 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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