On This Day

What Happened on November 22, 1967

Historical Events

  • BBC unofficially bans "I Am the Walrus" by Beatles, due to the suggestive lyric “Boy, you've been a naughty girl you let your knickers down."
  • Silver hits record $2.17 an ounce in New York
  • UN Security council passes resolution 242; Israel must give back occupied land
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

Boris Becker

Boris Becker, German tennis player (Wimbledon 1985, 86, 89), born in Leimen, Germany

  • Donald Hollas, quarterback (Oakland Raiders)
  • Mark Ruffalo, American actor (The Avengers), born in Kenosha, Wisconsin

Famous Deaths

  • Edvin Kallstenius, Swedish composer and librarian, dies at 86
  • Pavel Korin, Russian painter (b. 1892)
1967 Highlights

About November 22, 1967

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 2 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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