Historical Events In 1967
Saturday, 15 August 2020
Jul 14 In the year 1967 surveyor 4 launched to Moon; explodes just before landing
Jul 16 Mickey Wright wins Lady Carling Golf Open in the year 1967.
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 on this day in history.
Jul 17 Race riots in Cairo Illinois in the year 1967.
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 in the year 1967.
Jul 19 In the year 1967 race riots in Durham NC
Jul 19 US launches Explorer 35 for lunar orbit (800/7400 km) in the year 1967.
Jul 20 In the year 1967 race riots in Memphis Tenn
Jul 21 Albert J Luthuli, president South Africa (ANC), dies in the year 1967.
Jul 21 On this day in history basil Rathbone Johannesburg S Africa, actor, dies at 75
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 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 on this day in history.
Jul 23 Race riots claiming 43 erupts in Detroit on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Jul 24 On this day in history race riot in Cambridge Maryland
Jul 25 On this day in history construction begins on SF MUNI METRO (Market Street subway)
Jul 25 W Gombrowicz, writer, dies at 62 in the year 1967.
Jul 26 In the year 1967 matthijs Vermeulen, Dutch composer/critic, dies at 79
Jul 28 In the year 1967 pirate Radio Station 390 (Radio Invicta) (England) closes down
Jul 29 In the year 1967 explosion & Fire aboard carrier USS Forrestal in Gulf of Tonkin kills 134, $100 million in damage
Jul 29 In the year 1967 moderate quake (6.5) strikes Caracas Venezuela causing severe damage
Jul 30 Alfried Krupp, German industrialist, dies at 59 on this day in history.
Jul 30 Race riot in Milwaukee (4 killed) in the year 1967.
Jul 31 On this day in history mario Varvoglis, composer, dies at 81
Aug 01 US's Lunar Orbiter 5 launched; enters lunar orbit Aug 5 in the year 1967.