Historical Events In 1967
Thursday, 02 July 2020
Feb 01 Severe brush fires in Tasmania destroy $11 million & 60 lives in the year 1967.
Feb 02 A second professional basketball league, the American Basketball Association, is formed by representatives of the NBA on this day in history.
Feb 02 On this day in history bolivia adopts its constitution
Feb 03 On this day in history "Purple Haze" recorded by Jimi Hendrix
Feb 03 In the year 1967 joe Meek, rocker (Tornados)/producer (Telstar), commits suicide
Feb 04 "Wild Thing" hits #20 on the pop singles chart by Senator Bobby on this day in history.
Feb 04 On this day in history uS launches Lunar Orbiter 3
Feb 05 On this day in history "The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour" premieres on CBS (later ABC, NBC)
Feb 05 Anastasio Somoza elected President of Nicaragua in the year 1967.
Feb 05 Bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to Robert Penn Warren on this day in history.
Feb 05 On this day in history herman Teirlinck, Belgian writer (Jokaste against God), dies at 87
Feb 06 On this day in history cultural Revolution in Albania
Feb 06 Martine Carol, French actress (Nana), dies of heart attack at 46 on this day in history.
Feb 06 In the year 1967 muhammad Ali TKOs Ernie Terrell in 15 for heavyweight boxing title
Feb 07 In the year 1967 henry Morgenthau, US minster of Finance (devaluate dollar), dies at 74
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) in the year 1967.
Feb 08 In the year 1967 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 Colombia a 6.75 earthquake killed ninety-eight people and widespread property damage was sustained in Huila, Tolima, and Caqueta Provinces, south of Bogota in the year 1967.
Feb 10 On this day in history 25th Amendment (Presidential Disability & Succession) in effect
Feb 12 Keith Richards, Mick Jagger &Marianne Faithful busted for drugs in the year 1967.
Feb 14 On this day in history aretha Franklin records "Respect"
Feb 14 James Schneider, actor (Keystone Kops), dies at 85 on this day in history.
Feb 14 In the year 1967 latin American nuclear free zone proposal drawn up
Feb 15 Antonio Moreno, Spanish actor/director (It, Careers), dies at 79 in the year 1967.
Feb 15 D66 (D'66) wins 7 seats in Dutch 2nd Chamber on this day in history.
Feb 15 First anti-bootleg recording laws enacted on this day in history.
Feb 15 In the year 1967 french Diadème 1-D satellite launches into Earth orbit
Feb 16 In the year 1967 operation River Raider begins in Mekong Delta
Feb 16 Smiley Burnette, cowboy (Charlie-Petticoat Junction), dies at 55 on this day in history.
Feb 18 Manuel Palau Boix, composer, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Feb 19 Wilmer King, 1st casuality on Tappan Zee Bridge NY, dies in the year 1967.