On This Day

What Happened on May 1, 1967

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Anastasio Somoza Debayle becomes President of Nicaragua
  • Jelle Zijlstra becomes president of Netherlands Bank
  • Pulitzer prize awarded to Bernard Malamud (Fixer)

Famous Birthdays

  • Scott Coffey, HI, actor (Satisfaction, Shout)
  • Tim McGraw, American musician and actor, born in Delhi, Louisiana
  • Yael Arad, Israeli middleweight judoka (first Israeli to win an Olympic medal - silver 1996), born in Tel Aviv, Israel

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

King of Rock and Roll Elvis Presley (32) weds actress Priscilla Beaulieu (21) at Aladdin Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada

Singer & Cultural Icon Elvis Presley
Singer & Cultural Icon
Elvis Presley