What Happened on October 5, 1967

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Ellie Gibson, golfer (1994 PING-Cellular One-5th), born in Corpus Christi, Texas
  • Guy Pearce, Anglo-Australian actor
  • Rex Chapman, NBA guard (Miami Heat, Phoenix Suns)

Famous Deaths

  • Clifton Williams, American major and NASA astronaut, dies at 35, in T-38 jet crash