Historical Events In 1967
Thursday, 06 May 2021
Jul 14 In the year 1967 surveyor 4 launched to Moon; explodes just before landing
Jul 16 Mickey Wright wins Lady Carling Golf Open on this day in history.
Jul 16 On this day in history prison brawl ignites barracks, killing 37 (Jay, Florida)
Jul 17 In the year 1967 cyril Ring, actor (Duffy's Tavern, Red Hot & Blue), dies at 74
Jul 17 Monkees perform at Forest Hills NY, Jimi Hendrix is opening act in the year 1967.
Jul 17 In the year 1967 race riots in Cairo Illinois
Jul 18 On this day in history humberto de Alencar Castelo Branco, Brazil pres (1964-87), dies at 66
Jul 18 Silver hits record $1.87 an ounce in NY in the year 1967.
Jul 19 Race riots in Durham NC on this day in history.
Jul 19 US launches Explorer 35 for lunar orbit (800/7400 km) in the year 1967.
Jul 20 Race riots in Memphis Tenn in the year 1967.
Jul 21 Albert J Luthuli, president South Africa (ANC), dies in the year 1967.
Jul 21 Basil Rathbone Johannesburg S Africa, actor, dies at 75 on this day in history.
Jul 22 1st major appearance by Vanilla Fudge (Village Theater NYC) in the year 1967.
Jul 22 Carl Sandburg poet dies at 89 on this day in history.
Jul 22 Carl Sandburg, poet (Abraham Lincoln: Prairie Years), dies at 89 in the year 1967.
Jul 22 In the year 1967 jimi Hendrix quits as openoing act of the Monkees' tour
Jul 23 On this day in history 43 killed in racial rebellion in Detroit (2,000 injured, 442 fires)
Jul 23 Pirate Radio Swinging Scotland closes down for financial reasons on this day in history.
Jul 23 On this day in history race riots claiming 43 erupts in Detroit
Jul 24 In the year 1967 beatles sign a petition in The Times to legalize marijuana
Jul 24 On this day in history charles de Gaulle says 'Vive le Qu‚bec libre! Long live free Quebec!' A lot of pople are not happy at his remarks
Jul 24 In the year 1967 little Billy Rhodes, dies of stroke at 72
Jul 24 Race riot in Cambridge Maryland on this day in history.
Jul 25 In the year 1967 construction begins on SF MUNI METRO (Market Street subway)
Jul 25 On this day in history w Gombrowicz, writer, dies at 62
Jul 26 Matthijs Vermeulen, Dutch composer/critic, dies at 79 on this day in history.
Jul 28 On this day in history pirate Radio Station 390 (Radio Invicta) (England) closes down
Jul 29 Explosion & Fire aboard carrier USS Forrestal in Gulf of Tonkin kills 134, $100 million in damage in the year 1967.
Jul 29 In the year 1967 moderate quake (6.5) strikes Caracas Venezuela causing severe damage
Jul 30 Alfried Krupp, German industrialist, dies at 59 in the year 1967.
Jul 30 In the year 1967 race riot in Milwaukee (4 killed)
Jul 31 Mario Varvoglis, composer, dies at 81 in the year 1967.
Aug 01 US's Lunar Orbiter 5 launched; enters lunar orbit Aug 5 in the year 1967.