On This Day

What Happened on May 9, 1967

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 1st flight of Fokker F-28 Fellowship
  • Gijs van Hall resigns as mayor of Amsterdam

Famous Deaths

  • Elmar Berkovich, Hungarian-Dutch industrial designer (Eindhoven theater), dies at 69
  • Philippa Schuyler, African-American child prodigy and composer, dies at 35