On This Day

What Happened on October 19, 1967

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Igor Ter-Ovanesyan of USSR, sets then long jump record at 27' 4 3/4"
  • Mariner 5 makes fly-by of Venus

Famous Birthdays

  • Amy Carter, US President Jimmy Carter's daughter and peace activist
  • Yoko Shimomura, Japanese composer