On This Day

September 1, 1967 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Birthdays in History

  • David Whissell, Quebec politician

Deaths in History

  • Ilja Ehrenburg, Soviet writer, dies at 76
  • Ilse Koch, Nazi war criminal (commonly known as "The Bitch of Buchenwald") hangs herself in prison at 60
  • Siegfried Sassoon, English poet and writer (Counterattack), dies at 80