On This Day

What Happened on October 31, 1967

Historical Events

  • KIMO TV channel 13 in Anchorage, AK (ABC) begins broadcasting

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nguyen Van Thieu took oath of office as 1st President of South Vietnam 2nd Republic

President of South Vietnam Nguyen Van Thieu
President of South Vietnam
Nguyen Van Thieu
  • SF Giants Mike McCormick wins NL Cy Young Award

Famous Birthdays

  • Adam Schlesinger, American rock musician (Fountains Of Wayne) and songwriter (That Thing You Do), born in New York City (d. 2020)

Person of interestVanilla Ice

Vanilla Ice [Robert Van Winkle], American rapper (Ice Ice Baby) and actor (Cool as Ice), born in Miami, Florida

Rapper Vanilla Ice
Vanilla Ice

Famous Deaths

  • Jan Mens, Dutch writer (Honor to God Alone), dies at 70
1967 Highlights

About October 31, 1967

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 53 years and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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