On This Day

What Happened on March 25, 1967

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

29th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: UCLA beats Dayton, 79-64; Bruins center Lew Alcindor (later named Kareem Abdul-Jabbar) tournament MOP

  • The Turtle's "Happy Together" goes #1
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
  • Who & Cream make US debut at Murray the K's Easter Show

Famous Birthdays

  • Debi Thomas, American figure skater (Olympic bronze 1988)
  • Doug Stanhope, American comedian
  • Matthew Barney, American media artist

Famous Deaths

  • Renato Cellini, Italian conductor (b.c.1913)