Historical Events In 1967
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Feb 01 In the year 1967 severe brush fires in Tasmania destroy $11 million & 60 lives
Feb 02 In the year 1967 a second professional basketball league, the American Basketball Association, is formed by representatives of the NBA.
Feb 02 Bolivia adopts its constitution on this day in history.
Feb 03 "Purple Haze" recorded by Jimi Hendrix in the year 1967.
Feb 03 Joe Meek, rocker (Tornados)/producer (Telstar), commits suicide in the year 1967.
Feb 04 "Wild Thing" hits #20 on the pop singles chart by Senator Bobby on this day in history.
Feb 04 In the year 1967 uS launches Lunar Orbiter 3
Feb 05 "The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour" premieres on CBS (later ABC, NBC) on this day in history.
Feb 05 On this day in history anastasio Somoza elected President of Nicaragua
Feb 05 Bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to Robert Penn Warren in the year 1967.
Feb 05 Herman Teirlinck, Belgian writer (Jokaste against God), dies at 87 on this day in history.
Feb 06 On this day in history cultural Revolution in Albania
Feb 06 Martine Carol, French actress (Nana), dies of heart attack at 46 in the year 1967.
Feb 06 Muhammad Ali TKOs Ernie Terrell in 15 for heavyweight boxing title on this day in history.
Feb 07 Henry Morgenthau, US minster of Finance (devaluate dollar), dies at 74 on this day in history.
Feb 08 In the year 1967 french Diadème D-1C satellite launches into Earth orbit
Feb 08 Longest losing streak in Toronto Maple Leaf history (10 games) on this day in history.
Feb 08 On this day in history peter (Asher) &Gordon (Waller) discontinue their singing partnership
Feb 08 Pirate Radio UKGM (England) closes down in the year 1967.
Feb 08 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site in the year 1967.
Feb 09 In the year 1967 in Colombia a 6.75 earthquake killed ninety-eight people and widespread property damage was sustained in Huila, Tolima, and Caqueta Provinces, south of Bogota
Feb 10 25th Amendment (Presidential Disability & Succession) in effect in the year 1967.
Feb 12 On this day in history keith Richards, Mick Jagger &Marianne Faithful busted for drugs
Feb 14 Aretha Franklin records "Respect" on this day in history.
Feb 14 On this day in history james Schneider, actor (Keystone Kops), dies at 85
Feb 14 Latin American nuclear free zone proposal drawn up on this day in history.
Feb 15 In the year 1967 antonio Moreno, Spanish actor/director (It, Careers), dies at 79
Feb 15 In the year 1967 d66 (D'66) wins 7 seats in Dutch 2nd Chamber
Feb 15 First anti-bootleg recording laws enacted on this day in history.
Feb 15 French Diadème 1-D satellite launches into Earth orbit in the year 1967.
Feb 16 On this day in history operation River Raider begins in Mekong Delta
Feb 16 In the year 1967 smiley Burnette, cowboy (Charlie-Petticoat Junction), dies at 55
Feb 18 Manuel Palau Boix, composer, dies at 74 in the year 1967.
Feb 19 Wilmer King, 1st casuality on Tappan Zee Bridge NY, dies in the year 1967.