What Happened on May 4, 1967

Historical Events

  • Lunar Orbiter 4 launched by US; begins orbiting Moon May 7

Famous Birthdays

  • Ana Gasteyer, American actress (Saturday Night Live), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Kate Garraway, English TV presenter (ITV Breakfast), born in Abingdon-on-Thames, Berkshire
  • Matthew Crane, American actor (Matt Cory-Another World), born in Kimberton, Pennsylvania
Born in 1967

Famous Deaths

  • Bengt Axel von Torne, Finnish composer, dies at 75
1967 Highlights

About May 4, 1967

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 56 years and 5 months
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