What Happened on November 7, 1967

Historical Events

  • Carl Stokes elected first African American mayor of a major US city - Cleveland, Ohio

Historic Event

LBJ signs a bill establishing Corporation for Public Broadcasting

  • Richard G Hatcher elected 1st African-American mayor of Gary, Indiana, served 1968-88
  • St Louis Cards Orlando Cepeda is 1st unanimous NL MVP
  • Surveyor 6 launched for soft landing on Moon

Famous Birthdays

David GuettaDavid Guetta (55 years old)

French songwriter, DJ and record producer (One Love, When Love Takes Over), born in Paris, France

  • Sharleen Spiteri, Scottish singer and songwriter (Texas), born in Glasgow, Scotland

Famous Deaths

  • John Nance Garner, American Democratic politician & lawyer (32nd Vice President of the U.S.), dies at 98
  • Juan Tomas Perez, composer, dies at 71
  • Larry Kent, director (High Stakes), dies at 67
1967 Highlights

About November 7, 1967

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 2 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: To Sir With Love - Lulu
  • UK #1 Song: Baby Now That I've Found You - Foundations