On This Day

What Happened on May 15, 1967

Historical Events

  • "In re Gault", US Supreme Court rules juveniles accused of crimes should be given same legal rights as adults

Conference meetingMeeting of Interest

Paul McCartney meets his future wife Linda Eastman

Musician and Beatle Paul McCartney
Musician and Beatle
Paul McCartney

Famous Birthdays

  • John Smoltz, American Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher (8 × MLB All-Star; World Series 1995; NL Cy Young Award 1996; Atlanta Braves), born in Warren, Michigan
  • Madhuri Dixit, Indian actress

Famous Deaths

  • Edward Hopper, American painter (House by Railroad), dies at 84
  • Jaromír Fiala, Czech composer, dies at 74
1967 Highlights

About May 15, 1967

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 6 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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