Historical Events In 1967
Wednesday, 24 February 2021
Jan 15 On this day in history albert Szirmai, composer, dies at 86
Jan 16 On this day in history alan S. Boyd is sworn in as the first U.S. Secretary of Transportation.
Jan 16 Dirk Vansina, Flemish playwright (Sage of Kai-Roi), dies at 72 on this day in history.
Jan 16 Lucius Amerson, becomes first southern (Alabama) black sheriff in 20th century in the year 1967.
Jan 16 The first black government installed in Bahamas in the year 1967.
Jan 17 In the year 1967 evelyn Nesbit, actress (Redemption), dies at 82
Jan 18 Albert Conti, actor (Eagle, Jazz Heaven, Topaz), dies at 79 in the year 1967.
Jan 18 Albert DeSalvo (Boston Strangler) sentenced to life in prison in the year 1967.
Jan 18 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site in the year 1967.
Jan 18 Yellowknife replaces Ottawa as capital of NW Territories, Canada in the year 1967.
Jan 19 Grace Cunard, actress (Untamed, Ressurection), dies at 73 in the year 1967.
Jan 19 Herr Karl Tausch writes shortest will "Vse Zene" (All to wife) in the year 1967.
Jan 21 Ann Sheridan, actress (Pistols 'n' Petticoats), dies of cancer at 51 in the year 1967.
Jan 21 US female Figure Skating championship won by Peggy Fleming on this day in history.
Jan 21 In the year 1967 uS male Figure Skating championship won by Gary Visconti
Jan 22 Jobyna Ralston, actress (Wings, Girl Shy, Freshman), dies at 66 on this day in history.
Jan 24 In the year 1967 howard Charles Shaiffer, entertainer, dies at 49
Jan 26 Albert Remy, actor (Blows), dies at 55 on this day in history.
Jan 26 USSR performs nuclear test at Sary Shagan USSR on this day in history.
Jan 27 A treaty banning the orbiting of nuclear weapons is signed by representatives of more than 60 countries on this day in history.
Jan 27 Alphonse Juin, French marshal, dies at 78 on this day in history.
Jan 27 On this day in history apollo 1 fire kills astronauts Grissom, White & Chaffee
Jan 27 Beatles sign a 9 year worldwide contract with EMI records on this day in history.
Jan 27 Fire in the spacecraft! The world is shocked to learn that astronauts Virgil "Gus" Grissom, Edward White and Roger Chaffee die in a flash fire during testing of the Apollo I space capsule at Cape Kennedy, Florida in the year 1967.
Jan 27 Three American astronauts killed in an Apollo spacecraft ground test on this day in history.
Jan 27 Treaty banning military use of nuclear weapons in space, signed in the year 1967.
Jan 28 Rolling Stones release "Let's Spend the Night Together" on this day in history.
Jan 28 On this day in history stanley Coen, cricket (2 Tests for S Af, hs 41 not out, avg 50), dies
Jan 29 On this day in history "Let's Sing Yiddish" closes at Brooks Atkinson NYC after 107 perfs
Jan 29 In the year 1967 in Ottawa Terrorists bomb Yugoslav Embassy in Ottawa and Consulate in Toronto
Jan 29 In the year 1967 wlodzimierz Pozniak, composer, dies at 62
Jan 30 In the year 1967 lee Morgan, actor (Dungeons of Harrow, Last Rebel), dies
Jan 31 Chief Thundercloud, actor (Ambush, Colt 45, Typhoon), dies at 100 on this day in history.
Feb 01 Ernie Bromley, cricketer (2 Tests for Australia 1933-34), dies on this day in history.