What Happened on September 9, 1967

Historical Events

  • 1st successful Test flight of a Saturn V
  • Debra Dene Barnes (Kansas), 20, crowned 40th Miss America 1968
  • Uganda declares independence from Great Britain
1967 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Akshay Kumar, Indian actor, producer, stuntman and TV personality (Rustom, Baby, Hera Pheri), born in Amritsar, Punjab
  • B. J. Armstrong, American basketball guard (Charlotte Hornets), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Laurence Tremolet, French cinematographer and actress (Cyclo, Metisse), born in Rodez, France
Born in 1967

Famous Deaths

  • Helen Flint, actress (Sea Devils), dies after being hit by a car at 69

About September 9, 1967

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 8 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Ode To Billie Joe - Bobbie Gentry
  • UK #1 Song: The Last Waltz - Engelbert Humperdinck