Historical Events In 1967
Thursday, 26 May 2022
Jul 14 Surveyor 4 launched to Moon; explodes just before landing in the year 1967.
Jul 16 In the year 1967 mickey Wright wins Lady Carling Golf Open
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 on this day in history.
Jul 17 Race riots in Cairo Illinois on this day in history.
Jul 18 In the year 1967 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) on this day in history.
Jul 20 On this day in history race riots in Memphis Tenn
Jul 21 Albert J Luthuli, president South Africa (ANC), dies on this day in history.
Jul 21 Basil Rathbone Johannesburg S Africa, actor, dies at 75 in the year 1967.
Jul 22 In the year 1967 1st major appearance by Vanilla Fudge (Village Theater NYC)
Jul 22 In the year 1967 carl Sandburg poet dies at 89
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 43 killed in racial rebellion in Detroit (2,000 injured, 442 fires) on this day in history.
Jul 23 Pirate Radio Swinging Scotland closes down for financial reasons on this day in history.
Jul 23 In the year 1967 race riots claiming 43 erupts in Detroit
Jul 24 On this day in history beatles sign a petition in The Times to legalize marijuana
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 in the year 1967.
Jul 24 Race riot in Cambridge Maryland on this day in history.
Jul 25 Construction begins on SF MUNI METRO (Market Street subway) on this day in history.
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 Pirate Radio Station 390 (Radio Invicta) (England) closes down in the year 1967.
Jul 29 In the year 1967 explosion & Fire aboard carrier USS Forrestal in Gulf of Tonkin kills 134, $100 million in damage
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 In the year 1967 race riot in Milwaukee (4 killed)
Jul 31 In the year 1967 mario Varvoglis, composer, dies at 81
Aug 01 US's Lunar Orbiter 5 launched; enters lunar orbit Aug 5 in the year 1967.