Historical Events In 1967
Saturday, 15 August 2020
Feb 01 Severe brush fires in Tasmania destroy $11 million & 60 lives in the year 1967.
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 in the year 1967.
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 in the year 1967.
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 on this day in history.
Feb 05 On this day in history bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to Robert Penn Warren
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 In the year 1967 henry Morgenthau, US minster of Finance (devaluate dollar), dies at 74
Feb 08 French Diadème D-1C satellite launches into Earth orbit in the year 1967.
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 In the year 1967 pirate Radio UKGM (England) closes down
Feb 08 In the year 1967 uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
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 25th Amendment (Presidential Disability & Succession) in effect on this day in history.
Feb 12 In the year 1967 keith Richards, Mick Jagger &Marianne Faithful busted for drugs
Feb 14 In the year 1967 aretha Franklin records "Respect"
Feb 14 In the year 1967 james Schneider, actor (Keystone Kops), dies at 85
Feb 14 Latin American nuclear free zone proposal drawn up in the year 1967.
Feb 15 On this day in history antonio Moreno, Spanish actor/director (It, Careers), dies at 79
Feb 15 D66 (D'66) wins 7 seats in Dutch 2nd Chamber on this day in history.
Feb 15 In the year 1967 first anti-bootleg recording laws enacted
Feb 15 In the year 1967 french Diadème 1-D satellite launches into Earth orbit
Feb 16 On this day in history operation River Raider begins in Mekong Delta
Feb 16 On this day in history smiley Burnette, cowboy (Charlie-Petticoat Junction), dies at 55
Feb 18 In the year 1967 manuel Palau Boix, composer, dies at 74
Feb 19 Wilmer King, 1st casuality on Tappan Zee Bridge NY, dies on this day in history.