On This Day

What Happened on March 18, 1967

Historical Events

  • Beatles' "Penny Lane" single goes #1
  • Oil tanker Torrey Canyon hits a rock off Cornwall & spills oil

Famous Birthdays

  • Andre Rison, NFL wide receiver (Cleveland Browns, KC Chiefs)
  • Derrick Graham, NFL tackle (Green Bay Packers, Carolina Panthers, Seattle Seahawks)
  • Ken Edenfield, American basenall player
  • Miki Berenyi, English singer (Lush)
  • Stefan Lindqvist, Swedish soccer midfielder (5 caps; IFK Göteborg), born in Halmstad, Sweden (d. 2020)

Famous Deaths

  • Jimmy Blaine, singer (Stop the Music), dies at 42
1967 Highlights

About March 18, 1967

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 8 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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