What Happened on May 17, 1967

Historical Events

  • Dylan's 1965 UK Tour is released as film "Don't Look Back"

Famous Birthdays

  • Cameron Bancroft, actor (Beverly Hills 90210)
  • Debbie Dutch, Titusville NJ, actress (Hell's Paradox)

Famous Deaths

  • John Wesley Work III, African-American composer, musicologist and scholar of African-American folklore and music, dies at 65
1967 Highlights

About May 17, 1967

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 8 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Groovin' - The Young Rascals
  • UK #1 Song: Silence Is Golden - Tremeloes