What Happened on March 8, 1967

Historical Events

  • New Orleans Saints begin selling season tickets (20,000 sold 1st day)

Famous Birthdays

  • Brent Fedyk, Yorkton, NHL left wing (Dallas Stars)
  • Dale Joseph, CFL defensive back (Saskatchewan Roughriders)
  • Joel Johnston, American baseball player
Born in 1967

Famous Deaths

  • Herman "Ivory" Chittison, American jazz pianist (Harlem Rhythm Makers), dies at 58
1967 Highlights

About March 8, 1967

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 56 years and 23 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