What Happened on March 7, 1967

Historical Events

Music Premiere

Clark Gesner's musical "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown", based on characters from Charles M. Schulz's' "Peanuts", and starring Gary Burghoff, opens at Theatre 80 in the East Village, NYC; runs for 1597 performances

  • Teamster president Jimmy Hoffa begins 8-year jail sentence for defrauding the union & jury tampering (commuted Dec 23, 1971)

Famous Birthdays

  • Ai Yazawa, Japanese mangaka (manga author - Neighbourhood Story), born in Amagasaki, Japan
  • Randel "Randy" Guss, American musician and drummer (Toad the Wet Sprocket), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Zheng Haixia, Chinese WNBA center (LA Sparks), born in Shangqiu, China
Born in 1967

Famous Deaths

  • Alice B. Toklas, American-Parisian avant-garde and companion to Gertrude Stein, dies at 89

About March 7, 1967

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 56 years, 6 months and 15 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