On This Day

What Happened on October 26, 1967

Historical Events

Historic Event

Shah of Iran Mohammad Reza Pahlavi crowns himself after 26 years on the Peacock Throne

Famous Birthdays

  • Bobby Houston, American NFL linebacker (NY Jets), born in Washington, D.C.

Keith Urban

Keith Urban, New Zealand-Australian country music singer-songwriter ("Somebody Like You"; "The Fighter"), born in Whangarei, Northland, New Zealand

  • Shelly Stokes, American softball catcher (Olympic gold 1996), born in Sacramento, California
1967 Highlights

About October 26, 1967

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 1 month and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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