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1967 Historical Event(s)
- January 6, 1967 – Vietnam War: United States Marine Corps and ARVN troops launch “Operation Deckhouse Five” in the Mekong River delta.
- February 9, 1967 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Fire Sheep in Chinese astrology.
- March 26, 1967 – Ten thousand people gather for one of many Central Park be-ins in New York City
- April 9, 1967 – The first Boeing 737 (a 100 series) makes its maiden flight.
- June 5, 1967 – Six-Day War begins: The Israeli air force launches simultaneous pre-emptive attacks on the air forces of Egypt and Syria.
- July 24, 1967 – During an official state visit to Canada, French President Charles de Gaulle declares to a crowd of over 100,000 in Montreal: Vive le Québec libre! (“Long live free Quebec!”). The statement, interpreted as support for Quebec independence, delighted many Quebecers but angered the Canadian government and many English Canadians.
- August 30, 1967 – Thurgood Marshall is confirmed as the first African American Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States.
- October 27, 1967 – Catholic priest Philip Berrigan and others of the Baltimore Four protest the Vietnam War by pouring blood on Selective Service records.
- November 7, 1967 – US President Lyndon B. Johnson signs the Public Broadcasting Act of 1967, establishing the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.
- December 6, 1967 – Adrian Kantrowitz performed the first human heart transplant in the United States.
Who Were Born On 1967?
- February 10, 1967 – Armand Serrano, Filipino animator
- February 18, 1967 – Yongyoot Thongkongtoon, Thai film director and producer
- May 18, 1967 – Rob Base, American rapper
- August 18, 1967 – Dan Peters, American musician
- August 31, 1967 – Jonathan Cake, British actor
- September 12, 1967 – Pat Listach, American baseball player
- November 15, 1967 – Dom Joly, British comedian and journalist
- November 25, 1967 – Anthony Nesty, Surinamese swimmer
- December 6, 1967 – Lucia Rijker, Dutch boxer and actress
- December 13, 1967 – Jamie Foxx, American actor and singer