What Happened on May 1, 1967

Historical Events

  • Jelle Zijlstra becomes president of Netherlands Bank
  • Pulitzer prize awarded to Bernard Malamud (Fixer)
1967 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Scott Coffey, HI, actor (Satisfaction, Shout)

Tim McGrawTim McGraw (55 years old)

American country 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
Born in 1967

Famous Weddings

Elvis Presley

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

About May 1, 1967

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 10 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Somethin' Stupid - Nancy Sinatra & Frank Sinatra
  • UK #1 Song: Puppet On A String - Sandie Shaw