Historical Events In 1967
Thursday, 24 September 2020
Jul 14 On this day in history surveyor 4 launched to Moon; explodes just before landing
Jul 16 In the year 1967 mickey Wright wins Lady Carling Golf Open
Jul 16 Prison brawl ignites barracks, killing 37 (Jay, Florida) on this day in history.
Jul 17 In the year 1967 cyril Ring, actor (Duffy's Tavern, Red Hot & Blue), dies at 74
Jul 17 In the year 1967 monkees perform at Forest Hills NY, Jimi Hendrix is opening act
Jul 17 In the year 1967 race riots in Cairo Illinois
Jul 18 Humberto de Alencar Castelo Branco, Brazil pres (1964-87), dies at 66 in the year 1967.
Jul 18 In the year 1967 silver hits record $1.87 an ounce in NY
Jul 19 Race riots in Durham NC in the year 1967.
Jul 19 US launches Explorer 35 for lunar orbit (800/7400 km) in the year 1967.
Jul 20 In the year 1967 race riots in Memphis Tenn
Jul 21 On this day in history albert J Luthuli, president South Africa (ANC), dies
Jul 21 In the year 1967 basil Rathbone Johannesburg S Africa, actor, dies at 75
Jul 22 1st major appearance by Vanilla Fudge (Village Theater NYC) on this day in history.
Jul 22 In the year 1967 carl Sandburg poet dies at 89
Jul 22 On this day in history carl Sandburg, poet (Abraham Lincoln: Prairie Years), dies at 89
Jul 22 Jimi Hendrix quits as openoing act of the Monkees' tour in the year 1967.
Jul 23 In the year 1967 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 Race riots claiming 43 erupts in Detroit on this day in history.
Jul 24 Beatles sign a petition in The Times to legalize marijuana on this day in history.
Jul 24 Charles de Gaulle says 'Vive le Qu‚bec libre! Long live free Quebec!' A lot of pople are not happy at his remarks on this day in history.
Jul 24 Little Billy Rhodes, dies of stroke at 72 on this day in history.
Jul 24 On this day in history race riot in Cambridge Maryland
Jul 25 Construction begins on SF MUNI METRO (Market Street subway) on this day in history.
Jul 25 In the year 1967 w Gombrowicz, writer, dies at 62
Jul 26 Matthijs Vermeulen, Dutch composer/critic, dies at 79 on this day in history.
Jul 28 In the year 1967 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 on this day in history.
Jul 29 Moderate quake (6.5) strikes Caracas Venezuela causing severe damage on this day in history.
Jul 30 Alfried Krupp, German industrialist, dies at 59 on this day in history.
Jul 30 On this day in history race riot in Milwaukee (4 killed)
Jul 31 Mario Varvoglis, composer, dies at 81 on this day in history.
Aug 01 US's Lunar Orbiter 5 launched; enters lunar orbit Aug 5 on this day in history.