What Happened on October 19, 1967

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 pianist and video game composer, born in Hyogo, Japan
1967 Highlights

About October 19, 1967

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 3 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: To Sir With Love - Lulu
  • UK #1 Song: Massachusetts - Bee Gees