Historical Events for November 1967
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Events 1 - 62 of 62
1st - "Cool Hand Luke", starring Paul Newman, George Kennedy, and Strother Martin, is released
3rd - Boston's Jim Lonborg wins AL Cy Young
3rd - Vietnam War: The Battle of Dak To begins.
5th - ATS-3 launched by US to take 1st pictures of full Earth disk
5th - Clifford Ann Creed wins LPGA Corpus Christi Civitan Golf Open
5th - New Orleans Saints 1st NFL victory, beat Philadelphia Eagles 31-24
5th - US troops conquer Loc Ninh South Vietnam
5th - Yemen president Sallal flees
5th - The Hither Green rail crash in the United Kingdom kills 49 people. The survivors include Bee Gee Robin Gibb.
6th - Bridge at Annabaai crashes on Willemstad, Curacao, kills 15
6th - US launches Surveyor 6; makes soft landing on Moon Nov 9
7th - Carl B Stokes elected 1st black mayor of a major city-Cleveland, Ohio
36th US President Lyndon B. Johnson 7th - LBJ signs a bill establishing Corporation for Public Broadcasting
7th - Richard G Hatcher elected mayor of Gary Indiana
7th - St Louis Cards Orlando Cepeda is 1st unanimous NL MVP
7th - Surveyor 6 launched for soft landing on Moon
8th - 1st local British radio station begins broadcasting (Radio Leicester)
8th - Silver hits record $1.951 an ounce in London
8th - US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
9th - 1st unmanned Saturn V flight to test Apollo 4 reentry module
9th - Surveyor 6 soft lands on Moon
9th - The unmanned Saturn V rocket is launched on its first successful test flight into Earth orbit
10th - KXNE TV channel 19 in Norfolk, NB (PBS) begins broadcasting
12th - Margie Masters wins LPGA Quality Chekd Golf Classic
12th - Packers' Travis Williams returns 2 kickoffs for TDs against Browns, setting largest margin of Browns defeat (48), winning 55-7
13th - Carl B Stokes sworn-in as 1st major city black mayor (Cleveland Oh)
13th - NL owners OK AL expansion to Seattle & Kansas City
14th - The Congress of Colombia in commemoration of the 150 years of the death of Policarpa Salavarrieta, declares this day as "Day of the Colombian Woman".
MLB Outfielder Carl Yastrzemski 15th - Boston's Carl Yastrzemski wins AL MVP
15th - Michael Adams in X-15 reaches 80 km
15th - WLTV TV channel 23 in Miami, FL (IND) begins broadcasting
15th - The only fatality of the X-15 program occurs during the 191st flight when Air Force test pilot Michael J. Adams loses control of his aircraft which is destroyed mid-air over the Mojave Desert.
17th - Beatles Ltd & Apple Music Ltd swap names
17th - French author Régis Debray sentenced to 30 years in Bolivia
17th - Surveyor 6 becomes 1st man-made object to lift off Moon
18th - British government devalues pound from US equivalent of $2.80 to $2.40
LPGA Golfer Mickey Wright 19th - Mickey Wright wins LPGA Pensacola Ladies' Golf Invitational
19th - The establishment of TVB, the first wireless commercial television station in Hong Kong.
20th - At 11 AM, Census Clock at Dept of Commerce ticks past 200 million
20th - Mets pitcher Tom Seaver (16-12) is named NL Rookie of Year
21st - Phillip & Jay Kunz fly a kite a record 28,000 feet
21st - Vietnam War: American General William Westmoreland tells news reporters: "I am absolutely certain that whereas in 1965 the enemy was winning, today he is certainly losing."
22nd - BBC unofficially bans "I Am the Walrus" by Beatles
22nd - Silver hits record $2.17 an ounce in New York
22nd - UN Sec council passes resolut 242-Israel must give back occupied land
22nd - USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
25th - "Apple Tree" closes at Shubert Theater NYC after 463 performances
25th - Puerto Rico placed on Atlantic Standard Time
26th - Browns' Carl Ward sets club record with a 104-yd kickoff return
26th - Cloud burst over Lisbon kills about 450
27th - Beatles release "Magical Mystery Tour"
27th - Gold pool nations pledge support of $35 per ounce gold price
French President Charles de Gaulle 27th - French President Charles de Gaulle said 'Non!' to British entry to the European Common Market for the second time
28th - 33rd Heisman Trophy Award: Gary Beban, UCLA (QB)
28th - 1st pulsating radio source (pulsar) detected by postgraduate Jocelyn Burnell and her supervisor Antony Hewish
29th - British troops withdraw from Aden and South Yemen
29th - Robert McNamara elected president of World bank
30th - Julie Nixon & David Eisenhower announce their engagement
30th - Kuria Muria Islands ceded by Britain to Oman
30th - People's Democratic Republic of Yemen declares independence from the UK
30th - Senenator Eugene McCarthy begins run for US presidency
30th - The Pakistan Peoples Party is founded by Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto who becomes its first Chairman later as the Head of state and Head of government after the 1971 Civil War.