On This Day

What Happened on November 17, 1967

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Beatles Ltd & Apple Music Ltd swap names

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Davy Jones of the Monkees opens a boutique, Zilch I, in Greenwich Village, New York

Singer Davy Jones
Davy Jones
  • French author RĂ©gis Debray sentenced to 30 years in Bolivia
  • Surveyor 6 becomes 1st man-made object to lift off Moon

Famous Birthdays

  • Howard Griffith, NFL running back (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32)
  • Ronnie Devoe, vocals (New Edition, Bell Div Devoe-Candy Girl), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Sheila Lussier, actress (Reform School, My Chauffeur), born in La Mesa, California