Historical Events In 1967
Saturday, 15 August 2020
Jan 15 Albert Szirmai, composer, dies at 86 in the year 1967.
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 in the year 1967.
Jan 16 On this day in history lucius Amerson, becomes first southern (Alabama) black sheriff in 20th century
Jan 16 The first black government installed in Bahamas in the year 1967.
Jan 17 Evelyn Nesbit, actress (Redemption), dies at 82 in the year 1967.
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 In the year 1967 uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
Jan 18 In the year 1967 yellowknife replaces Ottawa as capital of NW Territories, Canada
Jan 19 On this day in history grace Cunard, actress (Untamed, Ressurection), dies at 73
Jan 19 Herr Karl Tausch writes shortest will "Vse Zene" (All to wife) on this day in history.
Jan 21 In the year 1967 ann Sheridan, actress (Pistols 'n' Petticoats), dies of cancer at 51
Jan 21 In the year 1967 uS female Figure Skating championship won by Peggy Fleming
Jan 21 In the year 1967 uS male Figure Skating championship won by Gary Visconti
Jan 22 On this day in history jobyna Ralston, actress (Wings, Girl Shy, Freshman), dies at 66
Jan 24 Howard Charles Shaiffer, entertainer, dies at 49 on this day in history.
Jan 26 In the year 1967 albert Remy, actor (Blows), dies at 55
Jan 26 USSR performs nuclear test at Sary Shagan USSR on this day in history.
Jan 27 In the year 1967 a treaty banning the orbiting of nuclear weapons is signed by representatives of more than 60 countries.
Jan 27 On this day in history alphonse Juin, French marshal, dies at 78
Jan 27 In the year 1967 apollo 1 fire kills astronauts Grissom, White & Chaffee
Jan 27 On this day in history beatles sign a 9 year worldwide contract with EMI records
Jan 27 On this day in history 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.
Jan 27 In the year 1967 three American astronauts killed in an Apollo spacecraft ground test
Jan 27 Treaty banning military use of nuclear weapons in space, signed on this day in history.
Jan 28 Rolling Stones release "Let's Spend the Night Together" in the year 1967.
Jan 28 On this day in history stanley Coen, cricket (2 Tests for S Af, hs 41 not out, avg 50), dies
Jan 29 "Let's Sing Yiddish" closes at Brooks Atkinson NYC after 107 perfs on this day in history.
Jan 29 In Ottawa Terrorists bomb Yugoslav Embassy in Ottawa and Consulate in Toronto on this day in history.
Jan 29 In the year 1967 wlodzimierz Pozniak, composer, dies at 62
Jan 30 On this day in history lee Morgan, actor (Dungeons of Harrow, Last Rebel), dies
Jan 31 Chief Thundercloud, actor (Ambush, Colt 45, Typhoon), dies at 100 in the year 1967.
Feb 01 Ernie Bromley, cricketer (2 Tests for Australia 1933-34), dies in the year 1967.