On This Day

What Happened on October 11, 1967

Historical Events

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

World Series record 3 consecutive HRs hit by Carl Yastrzemski, Reggie Smith and Rico Petrocelli of the Boston Red Sox

MLB Outfielder Carl Yastrzemski
MLB Outfielder
Carl Yastrzemski

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Yoko Plus Me art exhibit opens in London (the me is John Lennon)

Musician and Beatle John Lennon
Musician and Beatle
John Lennon

Famous Birthdays

  • Artie Lange, American actor and comedian, born in Livingston, New Jersey
  • Bruce Dickson, CFL linebacker (Edmonton Eskimos), born in Hamilton, Ontario
  • Charles Ogletree, American tornado sailor (Olympic 8th 1996), born in Greenville, North Carolina
  • David Starr, American race car driver, born in Houston, Texas
  • Dennis Vaske, American NHL defenseman (NY Islanders), born in Rockford, Illinois
  • Peter Thiel, German-American entrepreneur, co-founder of PayPal, born in Frankfurt, Germany
  • Rob Selby, American NFL guard (Arizona Cardinals), born in Birmingham, Alabama
  • Sean Moynihan, American actor (Powell-One Life to Live), born in Burlington, Vermont
  • Tazz [Peter Senercia], American professional wrestler and commentator, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Tony Chimel, American professional wrestling announcer, born in Cherry Hill, New Jersey

Famous Deaths

  • Ivan Isakov [Hovhannes Ter-Isahakyan], Russian-Armenian military commander (Commander in Chief of the Soviet Navy during World War II), dies at 73
1967 Highlights

About October 11, 1967

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 8 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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