What Happened on May 31, 1967

Historical Events

  • Bayern Munchen of West Germany wins 7th European Cup Winner's Cup against Rangers of Scotland 1-0 in Nuremberg

Sports History

Indianapolis 500: A. J. Foyt weaves his way through a pileup on the final lap to win his third Indy 500 victory; first Indy 500 win for Goodyear tires since 1919

Famous Birthdays

  • Kenny Lofton, American MLB outfielder (Cleveland Indians), born in East Chicago, Indiana
  • Phil Keoghan, New Zealand television personality (The Amazing Race), born in Lincoln, New Zealand
  • Sandrine Bonnaire, French actress (Vagabond, Police), born in Clermont, France
Born in 1967

Famous Deaths

  • Billy Strayhorn, American pianist and composer ("Take The 'A' Train"), dies of esophageal cancer at 51

About May 31, 1967

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 9 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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

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