On This Day

What Happened on November 21, 1967

Historical Events

  • Phillip & Jay Kunz fly a kite a record 28,000 feet

Historic Event

Vietnam War: American General William Westmoreland tells news reporters: "I am absolutely certain that whereas in 1965 the enemy was winning, today he is certainly losing."

Famous Birthdays

  • Kelly Wearstler [Gallagher], American interior designer and Playboy playmate (Sep, 1994), born in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
  • Toshihiko Koga, Japanese judoka (Olympic gold - 71kgs 1992; silver 1996), born in Kitashigeyasu, Saga, Japan (d. 2021)
  • Tripp Cromer, American baseball player, born in Lake City, North Carolina

Famous Deaths

  • C. M. Eddy, Jr., American writer (b. 1896)
  • Florence Reed, actress (Black Panther Club), dies after illness at 84
1967 Highlights

About November 21, 1967

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 54 years and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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