On This Day

November 7, 1967 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Carl B Stokes elected first African American mayor of a major US city - Cleveland, Ohio

Event of interestEvent of Interest

LBJ signs a bill establishing Corporation for Public Broadcasting

36th US President Lyndon B. Johnson
36th US President
Lyndon B. Johnson
  • Richard G Hatcher elected mayor of Gary, Indiana
  • St Louis Cards Orlando Cepeda is 1st unanimous NL MVP
  • Surveyor 6 launched for soft landing on Moon

Deaths in History

  • John Nance Garner, American Democratic politician & lawyer (32nd Vice President of the U.S.), dies at 98
  • Larry Kent, director (High Stakes), dies at 67
1967 in History