On This Day

What Happened on May 1, 1967

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)

Person of interestTim McGraw

Tim McGraw, American country musician and actor, born in Delhi, Louisiana

Country Musician and Actor Tim McGraw
Country Musician and Actor
Tim McGraw
  • 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
1967 Highlights

About May 1, 1967

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 4 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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