Historical Events In 1967
Saturday, 15 August 2020
Aug 30 US Senate confirm Thurgood Marshall as first black justice on this day in history.
Aug 31 Ilja G Ehrenburg, Russian poet/writer (9th wave), dies at 76 on this day in history.
Sep 01 Ilja Ehrenburg, writer, dies at 76 in the year 1967.
Sep 03 In the year 1967 david Cohen, historian/chairman (Jewish Council), dies at 84
Sep 03 Final episode of "What's My Line?," hosted by John Charles Daly in the year 1967.
Sep 03 On this day in history nguyen Van Thieu elected pres of S Vietnam under a new constitution
Sep 03 On this day in history sweden begins driving on right-hand side of road
Sep 03 Sweden changes to driving on the on the right side of the road, in common with most of Europe on this day in history.
Sep 04 On this day in history 6.5 earthquake of Kolya Dam India, kills 200
Sep 08 Surveyor 5 launched; makes soft landing on Moon Sept 10 in the year 1967.
Sep 08 On this day in history uganda abolishes traditional tribal kingdoms, becomes a republic
Sep 09 On this day in history helen Flint, actress (Sea Devils), dies after being hit by a car at 69
Sep 09 In the year 1967 the first successful test flight of a Saturn V
Sep 10 In the year 1967 residents of Gibraltar vote to remain British and not return to Spain.
Sep 11 US Surveyor 5 makes first chemical analysis of lunar material in the year 1967.
Sep 13 In the year 1967 russell L Rogers, USAF/astronaut (X-20), dies in explosion at 38
Sep 14 On this day in history mohammed Abdul Hakim Amer, Egyptian vice-PM, commits suicide at 47
Sep 15 Eva McKenzie, sister of Ida Mae/actress (Virtuous Husband), dies at 78 in the year 1967.
Sep 17 In the year 1967 "Mission Impossible" premieres on CBS-TV
Sep 17 In the year 1967 mount Washington cog railway train derails, kills 8 (NH)
Sep 18 Intrepid (US) beats Dame Pattie (Aust) in 21st America's Cup in the year 1967.
Sep 19 In the year 1967 martin Block, TV announcer (Chesterfield Supper Club), dies at 64
Sep 20 Henri Mulet, composer, dies at 88 in the year 1967.
Sep 20 In the year 1967 hurricane Beulah hits Texas-Mexican border, kills 38
Sep 20 On this day in history queen Elizabeth II (aka QE2) launched
Sep 23 On this day in history radio Malta stops testing
Sep 24 Orville Caldwell, Deputy Major (LA-1940), dies at 71 in the year 1967.
Sep 27 On this day in history felix F Yussupov, Russian monarch, dies at 80
Sep 28 On this day in history walter Washington elected first mayor of Washington, DC
Sep 29 Carson McCullers, US author (Heart is a Lonely Hunter), dies at 50 on this day in history.
Sep 30 BBC starts their own popular music radio station on this day in history.
Sep 30 USSR's Kosmos 186 and 188 complete the first automatic docking in the year 1967.
Oct 02 Albertina Rasch, ballerina/choreographer, dies at 76 on this day in history.
Oct 03 In the year 1967 malcolm Sargent, English conductor (Last Night of Proms), dies at 72