Historical Events In 1967
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Jul 14 Surveyor 4 launched to Moon; explodes just before landing on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history race riots in Cairo Illinois
Jul 18 Humberto de Alencar Castelo Branco, Brazil pres (1964-87), dies at 66 on this day in history.
Jul 18 Silver hits record $1.87 an ounce in NY on this day in history.
Jul 19 In the year 1967 race riots in Durham NC
Jul 19 In the year 1967 uS launches Explorer 35 for lunar orbit (800/7400 km)
Jul 20 On this day in history race riots in Memphis Tenn
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 in the year 1967.
Jul 22 On this day in history 1st major appearance by Vanilla Fudge (Village Theater NYC)
Jul 22 Carl Sandburg poet dies at 89 on this day in history.
Jul 22 In the year 1967 carl Sandburg, poet (Abraham Lincoln: Prairie Years), dies at 89
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 in the year 1967.
Jul 23 On this day in history race riots claiming 43 erupts in Detroit
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 in the year 1967.
Jul 24 Little Billy Rhodes, dies of stroke at 72 in the year 1967.
Jul 24 Race riot in Cambridge Maryland in the year 1967.
Jul 25 In the year 1967 construction begins on SF MUNI METRO (Market Street subway)
Jul 25 W Gombrowicz, writer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 in the year 1967.
Jul 30 In the year 1967 alfried Krupp, German industrialist, dies at 59
Jul 30 Race riot in Milwaukee (4 killed) in the year 1967.
Jul 31 In the year 1967 mario Varvoglis, composer, dies at 81
Aug 01 On this day in history uS's Lunar Orbiter 5 launched; enters lunar orbit Aug 5