What Happened on October 11, 1967

Historical Events

Music History

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

Baseball Record

World Series record 3 consecutive HRs hit by Carl Yastrzemski, Reggie Smith and Rico Petrocelli as Boston Red Sox beat St Louis Cardinals, 8-4 in Game 6 at Fenway Park


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Famous Birthdays

  • Artie Lange, American comedian (The Howard Stern Show), actor (Beer League), and writer, 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? 54 years, 11 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: The Letter - The Box Tops
  • UK #1 Song: Massachusetts - Bee Gees