On This Day

What Happened on September 11, 1967

Historical Events

  • "The Carol Burnett Show" starring Carol Burnett premieres on CBS in the US
  • A's drop grievance filed with National Labor Relations against C Finley
  • Beatles' Magical Mystery Bus driven around England
  • French president De Gaulle visits Poland
  • Indian/Chinese border fights
  • US Surveyor 5 makes 1st chemical analysis of lunar material
  • WSRE TV channel 23 in Pensacola, FL (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • WUNE TV channel 17 in Linville, NC (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • WUNF TV channel 33 in Asheville, NC (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • WUNG TV channel 58 in Concord, NC (PBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestHarry Connick Jr

Harry Connick Jr, American singer (We Are in Love) and actor, born in New Orleans, Louisiana

  • Maria Bartiromo, American financial broadcast journalist, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Simon Burgess, Australian rower (Olympics 1996), born in Franklin, Tasmania, Australia

Famous Deaths

  • Tadeusz Żyliński, Polish technician and textilist, dies at 62
1967 Highlights

About September 11, 1967

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 2 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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