On This Day

1967 in History (Part 5)

Events in History

Events 401 - 409 of 409

  • Dec 20 474,300 US soldiers in Vietnam
  • Dec 23 Brussels: NATO Council accept "Flexible Response" strategy
  • Dec 24 China performs nuclear test at Lop Nor, PRC
  • Dec 24 Pirate Radio Pegasus starts broadcasting off New Zealand
  • Dec 26 Dave Brubeck Quartet formally disbands
  • Dec 28 Muriel Siebert is 1st woman to own a seat on New York Stock Exchange
  • Dec 29 Turkish-Cypriot government forms in Cyprus
  • Dec 30 Great Western Forum opens in LA

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Dec 31 Evel Knievel fails in his attempt to jump the Caesar's Palace Fountain, Las Vegas, breaking his pelvis, femur, wrist, hip and both ankles

Motorcycle Daredevil Evel Knievel
Motorcycle Daredevil
Evel Knievel

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Deaths in History