1967: On This Year


1967 (MCMLXVII in Roman Numerals) was the year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1967th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations.

Is 1967 a year special to you? If so you may like to discover what 1967 was famous for, who won the Oscars and the Nobel Prizes in 1967, who was Time's Person of the Year in 1967, which books, music and movies were top of the charts in 1967, what Chinese zodiac sign is associated to 1967, what babynames were most popular that year, what was the World population on that year and what happend in 1967.

On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about 1967 to help you enjoy your trip down memory lane.


What was 1967 known for ?

  • In the turbulent 1960’s, it should come as no surprise that many important cultural events occurred in 1967, especially in the field of music.
  • This was the year that The Doors released their debut album, self-titled, The Doors. The Jimi Hendrix Experience also released their debut album, titled, Are You Experienced. They would release another album this year, titled, Axis: Bold As Love. In another major debut, Pink Floyd released their first album, The Piper at the Gates of Dawn. This was the year that The Beatles released their famous album, Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band and their Magical Mystery Tour.
  • In film, Charlie Chaplin’s last film, A Countess from Hong Kong, opened in the United Kingdom. 1967 was also the year that A Fistful of Dollars, starring Clint Eastwood, opened in the United States. This was the first largely successful “Spaghetti Western” and helped elevate the popularity of the genre and the career of Clint Eastwood. This was the year that The Graduate opened in movie theatres, which was the first major role for Dustin Hoffman. Hoffman would receive an Academy Award nomination for the role. Disney’s animated classic, The Jungle Book also premiered in 1967, with the film having an added weight of significance to it, since it was the last production that Walt Disney himself had a hand in producing.
  • In developments for television, 1967 was the year that the first color television broadcasts began on BBC2 in the United Kingdom. This was also the year of the first live, international, satellite television production, Our World. The program featured the live debut of The Beatles’ song, “All You Need Is Love.”
  • As the American war in Vietnam raged on, so did social unrest within the United States. As many people protested the war and the central government’s use of conscription into the armed forces, the great boxer Muhammad Ali refused military service when drafted in 1967. While the decision came at great personal cost to Ali, he stayed true to his word and inspired many others to follow his example, which helped galvanize the antiwar movement in the US.

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1967: Oscar Winners of the Year

In 1967, during the 40th Academy Awards Cerimony, held on 10/04/1968 the following movies, actors, actresses and directors were awarded with the Oscar in 5 categories honoring the films released in 1967:

What movie won the Best Picture Oscar in 1967?

The Oscar for Best Movie went to In the Heat of the Night, directed by Norman Jewison, starring Sidney Poitier, Rod Steiger, Warren Oates, Lee Grant produced in the United States of America.

Who won the Best Director Oscar in 1967?

The Graduate
The Oscar for Best Director went to Mike Nichols, for the movie The Graduate , starring produced in the .

Who won the Best Actor Oscar in 1967?

The Oscar for Best Actor went to Rod Steiger, for the movie In the Heat of the Night, starring Sidney Poitier, Rod Steiger, Warren Oates, Lee Grant produced in the United States of America.

Who won the Best Actress Oscar in 1967?

The Oscar for Best Actress went to Katharine Hepburn, for the movie Guess Who's Coming to Dinner, starring Spencer Tracy, Sidney Poitier, Katharine Hepburn, Katharine Houghton produced in the United States of America.

Who won the Best Supporting Actress Oscar in 1967?

The Oscar for Best Supporting Actress went to Estelle Parsons, for the movie Bonnie and Clyde, starring Warren Beatty, Faye Dunaway, Michael J. Pollard, Gene Hackman produced in the United States of America.
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1967: Who was Time's Person of the Year?

Lyndon B. Johnson
In 1967, Lyndon B. Johnson was named by TIME magazine as Person of the Year. Johnson was President of the United States from 1963 to 1969.

1967: What were the most popular books published that year?

The most popular and best selling books in 1967 were:

Everything But Money by Sam Levenson

Everything But Money


Autobiography, New York City Studies and Sociology

A Modern Priest Looks At His Outdated Church by James J. Kavanaugh

A Modern Priest Looks At His Outdated Church


#1 on the NY Times Bestseller List. Europeans called it "A Protest of Love" because JK wrote from the heart in order to save the Churches. He separated mythological traditions and the historical truths they veiled.

Capable Of Honor by Allen Drury

Capable Of Honor


Story about a Washington columnist who was influential and whose influence on his colleagues and the international political scene is evident

Valley of the Dolls by Jacqueline Susann

Valley of the Dolls


The All-Time Pop Culture Classic!Dolls in red, black, capsules, tablets, or both. Anne, Neely and Jennifer can take their pills straight or have them mixed with vodka.

Anyone Can Make A Million by Morton Shulman

Anyone Can Make A Million


Encouragement to help you get started on your entrepreneurial journey. . .

Goat chinese zodiac sign

1967: What was the Chinese Zodiac sign associated with the year 1967?

According to the Chinese Zodiac and Astrology 1967 was the Year of the Goat.

Discover Zodiac Sign Characteristics and Personality Traits of people born under the Goat sign.

Nobel Prize

1967: Nobel Prize Winners of the Year

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1967: What were the most popular baby names in the USA that year ?

The 3 most popular baby names in 1967 were Michael, David and James for boys and Lisa, Kimberly and Michelle for girls according to the US Census Bureau historical records.

1967: What were the Top #10 male names given to baby boys that year?

The Top # 10 male names given to baby boys in 1967 in the USA according to the US Census Bureau historical records were:

  • Michael
  • David
  • James
  • John
  • Robert
  • William
  • Mark
  • Richard
  • Christopher
  • Brian

1967: What were the Top #10 female names given to baby girls that year?

The Top # 10 female names given to baby girls in 1967 in the USA according to the US Census Bureau historical records were:

  • Lisa
  • Kimberly
  • Michelle
  • Mary
  • Susan
  • Karen
  • Angela
  • Tammy
  • Melissa
  • Jennifer

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1967: What was the number 1 song in the USA that year?

The number 1 song in the USA in 1967, i.e. the best selling and most popular song of tha year, was Ode To Billie Joe by Bobbie Gentry

1967: What was the music chart in the USA that year?

The Music Chart in the USA in 1967 with the top 10 most popular songs, was:

  1. Ode To Billie Joe by Bobbie Gentry
  2. Incense And Peppermints by Strawberry Alarm Clock
  3. Light My Fire by The Doors
  4. Happy Together by The Turtles
  5. Groovin' by The Young Rascals
  6. Somethin' Stupid by Nancy Sinatra
  7. To Sir With Love by Lulu
  8. I'm A Believer by The Monkees
  9. Little Bit O'Soul by The Music Explosion
  10. Windy by The Association

1967: What was the number 1 song in the UK that year?

The number 1 song in the UK in 1967, i.e. the best selling and most popular song of tha year, was The Last Waltz by Engelbert Humperdinck

1967: What was the music chart in the UK that year?

The Music Chart in the UK in 1967 with the top 10 most popular songs, was:

  1. The Last Waltz by Engelbert Humperdinck
  2. Release Me by Engelbert Humperdinck
  3. There Goes My Everything by Engelbert Humperdinck
  4. Silence Is Golden by The Tremeloes
  5. Massachusetts by The Bee Gees
  6. I'm A Believer by The Monkees
  7. Puppet On A String by Sandie Shaw
  8. Somethin' Stupid by Nancy Sinatra & Frank Sinatra
  9. A Whiter Shade Of Pale by Procol Harum
  10. Let The Heartaches Begin by Long John Baldry

1967: What were the most popular movies that year ?

The most popular movies and box office hits in 1967 were:

The Graduate

Release year: 1967

Directed by: Mike Nichols

Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Anne Bancroft, Katharine Ross, William Daniels

Country: United States of America

Bonnie and Clyde

Release year: 1967

Directed by: Arthur Penn

Starring: Warren Beatty, Faye Dunaway, Michael J. Pollard, Gene Hackman

Country: United States of America

The Dirty Dozen

Release year: 1967

Directed by: Robert Aldrich

Starring: Lee Marvin, Ernest Borgnine, Charles Bronson, John Cassavetes

Country: United States of America

Guess Who's Coming to Dinner

Release year: 1967

Directed by: Stanley Kramer

Starring: Spencer Tracy, Sidney Poitier, Katharine Hepburn, Katharine Houghton

Country: United States of America

To Sir, with Love

Release year: 1967

Directed by: James Clavell

Starring: Sidney Poitier, Judy Geeson, Christian Roberts, Suzy Kendall

Country: United States of America

world population

1967: What was the world population that year?

The world population in 1967 was 3,478,769,962 people according to data by United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division. This figure includes both urban and rural populations. The urban population at that time accounted for 36.0% of the total population, which is roughly 1.3 billion individuals.The annual population change in 1967 was an increase of +70.9 million people, representing a percentage increase of +2.08% over the previous year.The average population density in 1967 was 14 persons per square mile (or 23 persons per square kilometer).


What happened in 1967?

Here's what happened in 1967:

  • Jan 1, 1967: FCC requires AM-FM sister stations to be at least 50% different
  • Jan 3, 1967: Tonight Show is shortened from 105 to 90 minutes
  • Jan 4, 1967: The Doors' self-titled debut album is released.
  • Jan 5, 1967: KLXA (now KTBN) TV channel 40 in Fontana-San Ana, CA (IND) begins
  • Jan 6, 1967: Milton Berle Show last airs on ABC-TV
  • Jan 7, 1967: Newlywed Game premieres on ABC TV
  • Jan 8, 1967: Vietnam War: Operation Cedar Falls starts.
  • Jan 9, 1967: Georgia legislature seats Rep Julian Bond
  • Jan 10, 1967: Edward Brooke, takes (Sen-R-Mass) seat as 1st popular elected black
  • Jan 11, 1967: Romeinse Curie installs Council for Pontifical Study commission.
  • Jan 12, 1967: Louisville, Ky, draft board refuses exemption for boxer Muhammad Ali
  • Jan 13, 1967: Rolling Stones appear on Ed Sullivan Show
  • Jan 14, 1967: New York Times reports Army is conducting secret germ warfare experiments.
  • Jan 15, 1967: Super Bowl I: Green Bay Packers beat Kansas City Chiefs, 35-10 in LA Super Bowl MVP: Bart Starr, Green Bay, QB
  • Jan 16, 1967: 1st black government installed in Bahamas
  • Jan 18, 1967: US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site.
  • Jan 19, 1967: Herr Karl Tausch writes shortest will "Vse Zene" (All to wife).
  • Jan 21, 1967: US female Figure Skating championship won by Peggy Fleming.
  • Jan 22, 1967: NFL Pro Bowl: East beats West 20-10.
  • Jan 23, 1967: Stan Musial is named general manager of Saint Louis Cardinals.
  • Jan 26, 1967: The Parliament of the United Kingdom decides to nationalize 90% of the British steel industry.
  • Jan 27, 1967: Apollo 1 fire kills Astronauts Grissom, White and Chaffee
  • Jan 29, 1967: WDAZ TV channel 8 in Devils Lake, ND (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • Jan 31, 1967: West Germany and Romania establish diplomatic relations.
  • Feb 1, 1967: WCLP TV channel 18 in Chatsworth, Georgia (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • Feb 2, 1967: Formation of the American Basketball Association is announced.
  • Feb 3, 1967: Purple Haze recorded by Jimi Hendrix
  • Feb 4, 1967: Wild Thing hits #20 on the pop singles chart by Senator Bobby
  • Feb 5, 1967: Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour premieres on CBS
  • Feb 6, 1967: Muhammad Ali TKOs Ernie Terrell in 15 for heavyweight boxing title
  • Feb 8, 1967: Pirate Radio UKGM (England) closes down
  • Feb 10, 1967: 25th Amendment to US Constitution (Presidential Disability and Succession) in effect.
  • Feb 11, 1967: Burgess Ice Rise lying off the west coast of Alexander Island, Antarctica is first mapped by the British Antarctic Survey (BAS).
  • Feb 12, 1967: Keith Richards, Mick Jagger and Marianne Faithful busted for drugs
  • Feb 13, 1967: American researchers discover the Madrid Codices by Leonardo da Vinci in the National Library of Spain.
  • Feb 14, 1967: Aretha Franklin records Respect
  • Feb 15, 1967: 1st anti-bootleg recording laws enacted
  • Feb 16, 1967: Red Ruffing selected to baseball Hall of Fame.
  • Feb 17, 1967: Kosmos 140 (Soyuz test) launches into Earth orbit.
  • Feb 18, 1967: Softball pitcher Eddie Feigner strikes out six straight major league players.
  • Feb 22, 1967: 25,000 American and South Vietnamese troops launch Operation Junction City, offensive to smash Viet Cong stronghold near Cambodian border.
  • Feb 23, 1967: Ted Workman replaces Senator Keith Davey as Canadian Football League commissioner.
  • Feb 24, 1967: Moscow forbids its satellite states to form diplomatic relations with West Germany.
  • Feb 26, 1967: Verne Gagne beats Mad Dog Vachon in St. Paul, to become NWA champ
  • Feb 27, 1967: Pink Floyd release their 1st single Arnold Layne
  • Feb 28, 1967: Wilt Chamberlain sinks NBA record 35th consecutive field goal.
  • Mar 1, 1967: WMET (now WHSW) TV channel 24 in Baltimore, Maryland (IND) 1st broadcast
  • Mar 2, 1967: 9th Grammy Awards: "Strangers in Night" and Michele win.
  • Mar 3, 1967: US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site.
  • Mar 4, 1967: Ice Dance Championship at Vienna won by Towler and Ford
  • Mar 5, 1967: WEDN TV channel 53 in Norwich, CT (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • Mar 6, 1967: 2nd Academy of Country Music Awards
  • Mar 7, 1967: American actor/singer Nelson Eddy dies at age 65 in hospital in Miami, Florida, after suffering a stroke while performing onstage at the Doral Country Club in Miami the previous day.
  • Mar 8, 1967: New Orleans Saints begin selling season tickets (20,000 sold first day).
  • Mar 9, 1967: Svetlana Allilueva, Josef Stalin's daughter, defects to the West in New York City.
  • Mar 11, 1967: Pink Floyd rock group releases their first song ("Arnold Layne").
  • Mar 12, 1967: Indonesian congress deprives President Sukarno of authority.
  • Mar 13, 1967: Moise Tshombe, ex-prime minister of Congo, is sentenced to death in absentia.
  • Mar 14, 1967: The late US President John Kennedy's body moved from temporary grave to a permanent memorial.
  • Mar 15, 1967: AFCENT-headquarter moves to Brunssum
  • Mar 16, 1967: Pirate Radio Station 333 (Radio Britain) ship breaks down
  • Mar 18, 1967: Oil tanker Torrey Canyon hits a rock and spills oil
  • Mar 19, 1967: Marilynn Smith wins LPGA Saint Petersburg Orange Golf Classic.
  • Mar 20, 1967: Supremes release The Happening
  • Mar 21, 1967: A military coup takes place in Sierra Leone.
  • Mar 22, 1967: Muhammad Ali [Cassius Clay] knocks out Zora Folley in 7 innings for heavyweight boxing title in first Madison Square Garden fight.
  • Mar 24, 1967: University of Michigan holds first "Teach-in" after bombing of North Vietnam.
  • Mar 26, 1967: Pope Paul VI publishes encyclical Populorum progressio
  • Mar 28, 1967: Sherry! opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 65 performances
  • Mar 29, 1967: WCMU TV channel 14 in Mt. Pleasant, MI (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • Mar 31, 1967: 1st time Jimi Hendrix burns his guitar
  • Apr 1, 1967: The United States Department of Transportation begins operation.
  • Apr 2, 1967: Susie Maxwell wins LPGA Louise Suggs Golf Invitational.
  • Apr 3, 1967: WNYE TV channel 25 in Brooklyn, New York (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • Apr 4, 1967: Amsterdam Marines chase out nozems of Central Station
  • Apr 5, 1967: ATS II launched but fails to reach orbit.
  • Apr 6, 1967: Premier Pompidou forms new French government.
  • Apr 7, 1967: Israeli / Syrian border fights
  • Apr 9, 1967: At the Drop of Another Hat closes at Booth NYC after 105 performances
  • Apr 10, 1967: 39th Academy Awards - Man For All Seasons, Elizabeth Taylor and P Scofield win.
  • Apr 11, 1967: Illya Darling opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 320 performances
  • Apr 12, 1967: The Ahmanson Theatre opens in Los Angeles.
  • Apr 13, 1967: Conservatives win the Greater London Council elections.
  • Apr 14, 1967: Red Sox rookie Billy Rohome comes within 1 strike of a no hitter at
  • Apr 15, 1967: Wait A Minim! closes at John Golden Theater NYC after 457 performances
  • Apr 16, 1967: Walking Happy closes at Lunt Fontanne Theater NYC after 161 performances
  • Apr 17, 1967: Shortwave Radio New York Worldwide goes back on the air after a week off
  • Apr 19, 1967: Casino Royale premieres
  • Apr 20, 1967: US planes bomb Haiphong for 1st time during Vietnam War
  • Apr 21, 1967: EO, Evangelical Broadcasting, begins in the Netherlands
  • Apr 22, 1967: Martial Law goes into effect in Greece.
  • Apr 23, 1967: Soyuz 1 launched; Vladimir Komarov becomes 1st in-flight casualty
  • Apr 24, 1967: 21st NBA Championship: Philadelphia 76ers beat San Francisco Warriors, 4 games to 2.
  • Apr 25, 1967: Britain grants internal self-government to Swaziland.
  • Apr 26, 1967: Hallelujah, Baby! opens at Martin Beck Theater NYC for 293 performances
  • Apr 27, 1967: Rocky Marciano retires as undefeated boxing champ
  • Apr 28, 1967: Muhammad Ali refuses induction into army and is stripped of boxing title.
  • Apr 29, 1967: Aretha Franklin releases "Respect".
  • Apr 30, 1967: New York Mets' pitcher Tom Seaver wins his first game.
  • May 1, 1967: Jelle Zijlstra becomes President of the Netherlands Bank
  • May 3, 1967: Black students seize finance building at Northwestern University.
  • May 4, 1967: Lunar Orbiter 4 launched by US; begins orbiting Moon May 7.
  • May 6, 1967: 400 students seize administration building at Cheyney State College.
  • May 7, 1967: Carol Mann wins LPGA Tall City Golf Open.
  • May 8, 1967: Muhammad Ali is indicted for refusing induction in US Army
  • May 9, 1967: Gijsbert van Hall resigns as Mayor of Amsterdam
  • May 10, 1967: Keith Richards, Brian Jones and Mick Jagger arrested on drug charges
  • May 11, 1967: Sing, Israel Sing opens at Brooks Atkinson Theater NYC for 14 performances
  • May 12, 1967: H Rap Brown replaces Stokely Carmichael as Chairman of Student
  • May 13, 1967: Octagonal boxing ring is tested to avoid corner injuries.
  • May 14, 1967: Pirate Radio Station 270 (England) closes down
  • May 15, 1967: Jo Ann Prentice wins LPGA Dallas Civitan Golf Open.
  • May 16, 1967: Philadelphia voters approve a US$13 million bond issue to build a new stadium.
  • May 17, 1967: Six-Day War: President Gamal Abdel Nasser of Egypt demands dismantling of the peace-keeping UN Emergency Force in Egypt.
  • May 18, 1967: Silver hits record $1.60 an ounce in London
  • May 19, 1967: US bombs Hanoi, Vietnam.
  • May 20, 1967: 93rd Preakness: Bill Shoemaker aboard Damascus wins in 1:55.2.
  • May 21, 1967: Sing, Israel Sing closes at Brooks Atkinson NYC after 14 performances
  • May 22, 1967: Egyptian president Gamal Abdel Nasser closes Straits of Tiran to Israel.
  • May 23, 1967: Government bans submarines near South Africa.
  • May 24, 1967: AFL grants a franchise to the Cincinnati Bengals.
  • May 25, 1967: John Lennon takes delivery of his psychedelic-painted Rolls Royce.
  • May 26, 1967: US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site.
  • May 27, 1967: Sherry! closes at Alvin Theater NYC after 65 performances
  • May 28, 1967: Francis Chichester arrives home at Plymouth from Round-the-world trip
  • May 29, 1967: Pope Paul VI names 27 new cardinals, including Karol Wojtyla, Archbishop of Krakow, who later became Pope John Paul II
  • May 30, 1967: King Hussein of Jordan visits Cairo
  • Jun 1, 1967: Mayor-council form of government instituted for Washington, DC.
  • Jun 2, 1967: Race riots in Roxbury section of Boston, Massachusetts.
  • Jun 3, 1967: 99th Belmont: Bill Shoemaker aboard Damascus wins in 2:28.8
  • Jun 4, 1967: 19th Emmy Awards: Mission Impossible, Monkees, Don Knotts and Lucy Ball
  • Jun 5, 1967: 6 day war between Israel and Arab neighbors begin
  • Jun 6, 1967: Israeli troops occupy Gaza
  • Jun 7, 1967: Israel captures Wailing Wall in East Jerusalem, Jericho and Bethlehem
  • Jun 8, 1967: Israel attacks USS Liberty in Mediterranean, killing 34 US crewmen.
  • Jun 9, 1967: Israeli troops reach Suez Canal
  • Jun 10, 1967: Israel, Syria, Jordan, Iraq and Egypt end 6-Day War with UN help
  • Jun 11, 1967: A J Foyt and Dan Gurney drove a Ford to victory in Le Mans
  • Jun 12, 1967: Israel wins 6 day war
  • Jun 13, 1967: You Only Live Twice premieres in US
  • Jun 14, 1967: Mariner 5 Launch
  • Jun 15, 1967: Gov Reagan signs liberalized California abortion bill
  • Jun 16, 1967: 50,000 attend Monterey International Pop Festival.
  • Jun 17, 1967: Somebody To Love by Jefferson Airplane peaks at #5
  • Jun 18, 1967: 67th US Golf Open: Jack Nicklaus shoots 275 at Baltusrol Golf Club - New Jersey
  • Jun 19, 1967: Muhammad Ali is convicted for refusing induction in US Army
  • Jun 20, 1967: Muhammad Ali convicted of refusing induction into armed services
  • Jun 21, 1967: Yanks take 5-3 lead in 11th and lose 6-5, in 2nd game Red Sox lead 3-2 in 9th and Yanks beat them 6-3
  • Jun 23, 1967: Jim Ryun sets mile record of 3:51.1 (Bakersfield, California).
  • Jun 24, 1967: Pope Paul VI publishes encyclical Sacerdotalis coelibatus
  • Jun 25, 1967: 400 million watch Beatles Our World TV special
  • Jun 26, 1967: Pope Paul VI names 27 new cardinals
  • Jun 27, 1967: Race riot in Buffalo, New York; 200 arrested.
  • Jun 28, 1967: Israel annexes East Jerusalem.
  • Jun 29, 1967: Keith Richards is sentenced to 1 year in jail on drugs charge
  • Jun 30, 1967: Maj Robert H Lawrence Jr named 1st black Astronaut
  • Jul 1, 1967: Funny Girl closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 1348 performances
  • Jul 3, 1967: News at 10 premieres on English TV
  • Jul 4, 1967: Opening ceremony of Tassajara Zen Mountain Center
  • Jul 5, 1967: Congo uprising under Belgian mercenary Jean Schramme
  • Jul 6, 1967: Nigerian Civil War: Nigerian forces invade Biafra, beginning the war.
  • Jul 7, 1967: 81st Wimbledon Mens Tennis: John Newcombe beats W Bungert
  • Jul 8, 1967: 74th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Billie Jean King beats A Jones
  • Jul 9, 1967: 13th LPGA Championship won by Kathy Whitworth
  • Jul 10, 1967: Bobbie Gentry records Ode to Billie Joe
  • Jul 11, 1967: 38th All Star Baseball Game: NL wins 2-1 in 15 at Anaheim Stadium, California
  • Jul 12, 1967: 23 die in Newark race riot
  • Jul 13, 1967: Race riots break out in Newark, 27 die
  • Jul 14, 1967: Astro Eddie Matthews hits his 500th HR off SF Giant Juan Marichal
  • Jul 15, 1967: Sweet Charity closes at Palace Theater NYC after 608 performances
  • Jul 16, 1967: Mickey Wright wins Lady Carling Golf Open
  • Jul 17, 1967: The Monkees music group performs at Forest Hills, New York; Jimi Hendrix is opening act.
  • Jul 18, 1967: Silver hits record US$1.87 an ounce in New York.
  • Jul 19, 1967: 1st air conditioned NYC subway car
  • Jul 20, 1967: Pablo Neruda receives 1st Viareggio-Versile prizes
  • Jul 21, 1967: The town of Winneconne, Wisconsin, announces secession from the United States because it is not included in the official maps and declares war. Secession is repealed the next day.
  • Jul 22, 1967: 1st major appearance by Vanilla Fudge
  • Jul 23, 1967: Pirate Radio Swinging Scotland closes down for financial reasons
  • Jul 24, 1967: 49th PGA Championship: Don January shoots a 281 at Columbine Country Club - Colorado
  • Jul 25, 1967: Construction begins on SF MUNI METRO (Market Street subway)
  • Jul 26, 1967: Twins beat Yanks 3-2 in 18
  • Jul 27, 1967: Arabs Federation Premier Hoesein Al Bayoomi resigns
  • Jul 28, 1967: Pirate Radio Station 390 (Radio Invicta) (England) closes down
  • Jul 29, 1967: Fire aboard carrier USS Forrestal in Gulf of Tonkin kills 134
  • Jul 30, 1967: Race riot in Milwaukee (four killed).
  • Jul 31, 1967: Rolling Stone Mick Jagger and Keith Richards end 1 month jail sentence
  • Aug 1, 1967: WBRA TV channel 15 in Roanoke, VA (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • Aug 2, 1967: New Orleans Saints' first pre-season game, they lose to Los Angeles Rams 16-77.
  • Aug 3, 1967: 45,000 US soldiers sent to Vietnam
  • Aug 4, 1967: 34th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: Green Bay 27, All-Stars 0
  • Aug 5, 1967: Bobby Gentry releases her only hit Ode to Billy Joe
  • Aug 6, 1967: Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Lady Carling Golf Open
  • Aug 7, 1967: Vietnam War: the People's Republic of China agrees to give North Vietnam an undisclosed amount of aid in the form of a grant.
  • Aug 8, 1967: Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore and Thailand meet to form Association of South East Asian Nations
  • Aug 9, 1967: Biafran offensive against Nigerian army
  • Aug 10, 1967: Belgian mercenary Jean Schramme's troops take the Congolese border town of Bukavu.
  • Aug 11, 1967: Al Downing becomes 12th to strike-out side on nine pitches.
  • Aug 12, 1967: New Orleans Saints' first pre-season victory, beat Saint Louis Cardinals 23-14.
  • Aug 13, 1967: WQLN TV channel 54 in Erie, PA (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • Aug 14, 1967: Belgian embassy in Kinshasa, Congo, plundered
  • Aug 15, 1967: Pope Paul VI publishes constitution Regimini Ecclesiae Universae
  • Aug 16, 1967: Cin Red Jim Maloney retires 19 Pirates, then gets injured and leaves
  • Aug 18, 1967: Red Sox Tony Conigliaro is beaned by Angels Jack Hamilton
  • Aug 19, 1967: West Germany receives 36 East German prisoners it has quotpurchasedquot through the border posts of Herleshausen and Wartha.
  • Aug 21, 1967: China reports downing of 2 US bombers
  • Aug 24, 1967: Liberian flag designed.
  • Aug 25, 1967: Beatles go to Wales to study TM with Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
  • Aug 26, 1967: Beatles, Mick Jagger and Marienne Faithful meet Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
  • Aug 27, 1967: Naomi Sims is 1st black model on US cover
  • Aug 28, 1967: Asif Iqbal and Intikhab Alam make 190 stand for 9th wkt vs. Eng
  • Aug 29, 1967: Final TV episode of Fugitive
  • Aug 30, 1967: Thurgood Marshall is confirmed as the first African American Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States.
  • Sep 1, 1967: KMNE TV channel 7 in Bassett, NB (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • Sep 2, 1967: KUHI (now KSNF) TV channel 16 in Joplin, MO (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • Sep 3, 1967: Sweden begins driving on right-hand side of road
  • Sep 4, 1967: Train crash at Arnhem Neth, kills 5
  • Sep 5, 1967: KMEG TV channel 14 in Sioux City, IA (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • Sep 8, 1967: Surveyor 5 is launched; makes soft landing on Moon September 10.
  • Sep 9, 1967: 1st successful Test flight of a Saturn V
  • Sep 10, 1967: 81st US Womens Tennis: Billie Jean M King beats Ann H Jones
  • Sep 11, 1967: French President De Gaulle visits Poland
  • Sep 14, 1967: Melville Abrams Ball Field in Bronx named
  • Sep 15, 1967: KPOB TV channel 15 in Poplar Bluff, MO (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • Sep 16, 1967: Anni Pede runs female world record marathon
  • Sep 17, 1967: Mission Impossible premieres on CBS-TV
  • Sep 18, 1967: ''Love Is a Many Splendored Thing'' debuts on U.S. daytime television and is the first soap opera to deal with an interracial relationship. CBS censors find it too controversial and ask for it to be stopped, causing show creator Irna Phillips to quit.
  • Sep 19, 1967: Nigeria begins offensive against Biafra
  • Sep 20, 1967: Benin separates from Nigeria
  • Sep 23, 1967: Greek Colonels regime frees ex-premier Georgios Papandreou
  • Sep 24, 1967: Cards Jim Bakken kicks 7 field goals vs. Steelers
  • Sep 25, 1967: WGBX TV channel 44 in Boston, MA (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • Sep 27, 1967: Phillies Jim Bunning ties NL record of 5, 1-0 losses in a year
  • Sep 28, 1967: Walter Washington elected first mayor of Washington, DC.
  • Sep 29, 1967: Gladys Knight and Pips releases I Heard it Through the Grapevine
  • Sep 30, 1967: Palace of Fine Arts reopens (1st time during 1915 exposition)
  • Oct 1, 1967: KBFI (now KDAF) TV channel 33 in Dallas-Fort Worth, TX (IND) begins
  • Oct 2, 1967: Grateful Dead members arrested by narcotic agents
  • Oct 3, 1967: KGSC (now KICU) TV channel 36 in San Jose, CA (IND) begins
  • Oct 4, 1967: 1st World Series since 1948 not to feature Yanks, Giants or Dodgers
  • Oct 6, 1967: Haight-Ashbury hippies throw a funeral to mark the end of hippies.
  • Oct 7, 1967: Rolf Hochhuths Soldaten, premieres in West Berlin
  • Oct 8, 1967: Bureau of Engraving and Printing Director Henry Holzclaw retires after 50 years service.
  • Oct 9, 1967: A day after being captured, Marxist revolutionary Ernesto ''Che'' Guevara is executed for attempting to incite a revolution in Bolivia.
  • Oct 10, 1967: Brendan Behans Norstal Boy, premieres in Dublin
  • Oct 11, 1967: World Series record 3 consecutive HRs (Carl Yastremski, Reggie Smith, and Rico Petrocelli) by Red Sox
  • Oct 13, 1967: CBS radio cancels House Party
  • Oct 14, 1967: The Vietnam War: The folk singer Joan Baez is arrested concerning a physical blockade of the U.S. Army's induction center in Oakland, California.
  • Oct 16, 1967: WETK TV channel 33 in Burlington, VT (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • Oct 17, 1967: Hair premieres on Broadway
  • Oct 18, 1967: Nobel prize for physics awarded to Hans A Bethe
  • Oct 19, 1967: Mariner 5 makes fly-by of Venus
  • Oct 20, 1967: All white federal jury convicts 7 in murder of 3 civil rights workers
  • Oct 21, 1967: Egypt sinks Israeli torpedo boat
  • Oct 22, 1967: Murle Lindstrom wins LPGA Carlsbad Jaycee Golf Open
  • Oct 23, 1967: Henry, Sweet Henry opens at Palace Theater NYC for 80 performances
  • Oct 25, 1967: An abortion bill passes in the British Parliament.
  • Oct 26, 1967: Mohammad Reza Pahlavi crowns himself Emperor of Iran and then crowns his wife Farah Empress of Iran.
  • Oct 27, 1967: 4 people from Baltimore pour blood on selective service records
  • Oct 29, 1967: Danny Abramowicz begins NFL streak of 105 consecutive game receptions
  • Oct 30, 1967: Arthur Allyn says White Sox will play 9 games in Milwaukee in 1968
  • Oct 31, 1967: KIMO TV channel 13 in Anchorage, AK (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • Nov 2, 1967: Vietnam War: US President Lyndon B. Johnson and ''The Wise Men'' conclude that the American people should be given more optimistic reports on the progress of the war.
  • Nov 3, 1967: Vietnam War: The Battle of Dak To begins.
  • Nov 4, 1967: November 5 – Mercenaries of Jean Schramme and Jerry Puren withdraw from Bukavu, over the Shangugu Bridge, to Rwanda.
  • Nov 5, 1967: Clifford Ann Creed wins LPGA Corpus Christi Civitan Golf Open
  • Nov 6, 1967: Bridge at Annabaai crashes on Willemstad, Curacao, kills 15
  • Nov 7, 1967: Carl B Stokes elected 1st black Mayor of a major city - Cleveland, Ohio
  • Nov 8, 1967: 1st local British radio station begins broadcasting
  • Nov 9, 1967: 1st unmanned Saturn V flight to test Apollo 4 reentry module
  • Nov 10, 1967: KXNE TV channel 19 in Norfolk, NB (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • Nov 11, 1967: Vietnam War: In a propaganda ceremony in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, three American prisoners of war are released by the Viet Cong and turned over to ''new left'' antiwar activist Tom Hayden.
  • Nov 12, 1967: Margie Masters wins LPGA Quality Chekd Golf Classic
  • Nov 13, 1967: Carl B Stokes sworn-in as 1st major city black mayor
  • Nov 14, 1967: The Congress of Colombia, in commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the death of Policarpa Salavarrieta, declares this day as "Day of the Colombian Woman".
  • Nov 15, 1967: Michael Adams in X-15 reaches 80 km
  • Nov 17, 1967: Beatles Ltd and Apple Music Ltd swap names
  • Nov 18, 1967: British government devalues pound sterling from US equivalent of US$2.80 to US$2.40.
  • Nov 19, 1967: The establishment of TVB, the first wireless commercial television station in Hong Kong.
  • Nov 20, 1967: Mets pitcher Tom Seaver (16-12) is named NL Rookie of Year
  • Nov 21, 1967: Phillip and Jay Kunz fly a kite a record 28,000 feet.
  • Nov 22, 1967: BBC unofficially bans "I am the Walrus" by The Beatles.
  • Nov 25, 1967: Apple Tree closes at Shubert Theater NYC after 463 performances
  • Nov 26, 1967: Cloud burst over Lisbon kills about 450
  • Nov 27, 1967: Beatles release Magical Mystery Tour
  • Nov 28, 1967: 33rd Heisman Trophy Award: Gary Beban, UCLA (QB)
  • Nov 29, 1967: British troops withdraw from Aden and South Yemen
  • Nov 30, 1967: Julie Nixon and David Eisenhower announce their engagement
  • Dec 1, 1967: Seattle awarded one of the 2 AL expansion franchise teams
  • Dec 2, 1967: 55th CFL Grey Cup: Hamilton Tiger-Cats defeats Saskatchewan, 24-1
  • Dec 3, 1967: 1st human heart transplant performed
  • Dec 4, 1967: Vietnam War: US and South Vietnamese forces engage Viet Cong troops in the Mekong Delta.
  • Dec 5, 1967: Benjamin Spock and Allen Ginsberg arrested protesting Vietnam war
  • Dec 6, 1967: Adrian Kantrowitz performed the first human heart transplant in the United States.
  • Dec 7, 1967: How Now, Dow Jones opens at Lunt Fontanne Theater NYC for 220 performances
  • Dec 9, 1967: Jim Morrison, arrested on stage for disturbing the peace
  • Dec 11, 1967: SST prototype Concorde 1st shown
  • Dec 12, 1967: US launches Pioneer 8 into solar orbit.
  • Dec 13, 1967: Unsuccessful coup against Greek King Constantine II.
  • Dec 14, 1967: DNA created in a test tube.
  • Dec 15, 1967: Beatles release Christmas Time is Here Again
  • Dec 16, 1967: Wilt Chamberlain of NBA Philadelphia 76ers scores 68 points versus Chicago Bulls.
  • Dec 17, 1967: WEDW TV channel 49 in Bridgeport, CT (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • Dec 19, 1967: Prime Minister of Australia Harold Holt is officially presumed dead.
  • Dec 20, 1967: Graduate, starring Dustin Hoffman and Anne Bancroft, premieres
  • Dec 23, 1967: Brussels: NATO-Council accept Flexible Response-strategy
  • Dec 24, 1967: Pirate Radio Pegasus starts broadcasting off New Zealand
  • Dec 25, 1967: Paul McCartney and Jane Asher get engaged
  • Dec 26, 1967: BBC broadcasts Magical Mystery Tour
  • Dec 28, 1967: KTSB (now KSNT) TV channel 27 in Topeka, KS (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • Dec 29, 1967: Turkish-Cypriot government forms in Cyprus.
  • Dec 30, 1967: Great Western Forum opens in Los Angeles, California.
  • Dec 31, 1967: Henry, Sweet Henry closes at Palace Theater NYC after 80 performances
  • Jan 5, 1967: Cultural Revolution: The Shanghai People's Commune is established following the seizure of power from local city officials by revolutionaries.


What does the year 1967 refer to in the Gregorian calendar?

The year 1967 refers to a specific year in the Gregorian calendar, which is commonly used internationally. It is the 68th year of the 20th century and the 7th year of the 1960s decade. In the Gregorian calendar, it follows 1966 and precedes 1968.

calendars for year 1967

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