On This Day

What Happened on September 24, 1967

Historical Events

  • NFL St. Loius Cardinals' Jim Bakken kicks 7 field goals at Pittsburgh Steelers, setting NFL record at the time

Famous Birthdays

  • Frank Cornish, NFL center/guard (Jacksonville Jaguars, Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Geir Sundbø, Norwegian composer, conductor, clarinetist and guitarist, born in Porsgrunn, Norway

Famous Deaths

  • Orville Caldwell, American actor (Patsy, French Doll, Last Warning), dies at 71
  • Robert van Gulik, Dutch diplomat and writer (Judge Dee), dies at 57
1967 Highlights

About September 24, 1967

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 4 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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