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1967 Historical Event(s)
- February 9, 1967 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Fire Sheep in Chinese astrology.
- June 4, 1967 – Stockport Air Disaster: British Midland flight G-ALHG crashes in Hopes Carr, Stockport, killing 72 passengers and crew.
- June 13, 1967 – U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson nominates Solicitor-General Thurgood Marshall to become the first black justice on the U.S. Supreme Court.
- August 24, 1967 – Led by Abbie Hoffman, the Youth International Party temporarily disrupts trading at the NYSE by throwing dollar bills from the viewing gallery, causing trading to cease as brokers scramble to grab them.
- September 8, 1967 – The formal end of steam traction in the North East of England by British Railways.
- November 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.
- November 3, 1967 – Vietnam War: The Battle of Dak To begins.
- November 5, 1967 – The Hither Green rail crash in the United Kingdom kills 49 people. Survivors include Robin Gibb of the Bee Gees.
- November 7, 1967 – Carl B. Stokes is elected as Mayor of Cleveland, Ohio, becoming the first African American mayor of a major American city.
- December 17, 1967 – Prime Minister of Australia Harold Holt disappears while swimming near Portsea, Victoria and is presumed drowned.
Who Were Born On 1967?
- February 23, 1967 – Chris Vrenna, American musician, producer and sound engineer Nine Inch Nails, Tweaker
- March 6, 1967 – Julio Bocca, Argentine ballet dancer
- April 19, 1967 – Dar Williams, American musician and songwriter
- June 5, 1967 – Matt Bullard, American basketball player
- July 9, 1967 – Mark Stoops, American football coach
- October 13, 1967 – Scott Cooper, American baseball player
- October 20, 1967 – Elizabeth Carling, English actress and singer
- December 5, 1967 – Gary Allan, American country musician
- December 12, 1967 – John Randle, American football player
- December 21, 1967 – Ervin Johnson, American basketball player