Day 11: covering shows aired from 7.28.67 — 9.5.67

JULY

28th – Pirate Radio Station 390 (Radio Invicta) (England) closes down
29th – Fire aboard carrier USS Forrestal in Gulf of Tonkin kills 134
29th – Moderate quake (6.5) strikes Caracas Venezuela causing severe damage
29th – U S S Forrestal explodes kills 134. $100 million damage
30th – Clifford Ann Creed/Margie Masters wins Yankee Ladies’ Team Golf Champ
30th – Race riot in Milwaukee (4 killed)
31st – Rolling Stone Mick Jagger & Keith Richards end 1 month jail sentence

AUGUST
 1st – Izaak Samkalden becomes mayor of Amsterdam
1st – WBRA TV channel 15 in Roanoke, VA (PBS) begins broadcasting
2nd – New Orleans Saints 1st pre-season game, they lose to LA Rams 16-77
2nd – US’s Lunar Orbiter 5 launched; enters lunar orbit Aug 5
2nd – The second Blackwall Tunnel opens in Greenwich, London.
3rd – 45,000 US soldiers sent to Vietnam
3rd – James Law rides entire NYC subway in 22 hrs 12 minutes
4th – 34th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: Green Bay 27, All-Stars 0 (70,934)
4th – British pirate radio station Radio 355 resigns air
4th – Shortwave group ANARC’s 1st convention (Chicago)
4th – US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
4th – USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
5th – 1st time an AFL team beats an NFL team, Broncos beats Detroit 13-7
5th – Bobby Gentry releases her only hit “Ode to Billy Joe”
5th – Pirate Radio Station 333 (Radio Britain) & Radio London close down
6th – Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Lady Carling Golf Open
6th – Minn Twin Dean Chance perfect games Boston Red Sox, 2-0 in 5 innings
6th – Oriole Brooks Robinson hits into a record 4th triple play
6th – Pope Paul VI publishes constitution Pro comperto sane
8th – Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore & Thailand meet to form Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN)
9th – Biafran offensive against Nigerian army
9th – KYAY TV channel 39 in West Monroe, LA (IND) begins broadcasting
11th – Al Downing becomes 12th to strike-out side on 9 pitches
12th – New Orleans Saints 1st pre-season victory, beat St Louis 23-14
14th – Belgian embassy in Kinshasa, Congo, plundered
14th – Pirate radio stations Radio 270, Radio London, Radio Ireland
14th – Radio Scotland & Radio Swinging Holland go off the air
15th – Pope Paul VI publishes constitution Regimini Ecclesiae Universae
15th – England’s Marine Offense Bill makies pirate radio stations a crime goes into effect, pirate station Radio 355 closes down
16th – Cin Red Jim Maloney retires 19 Pirates, then gets injured & leaves
16th – WFIQ TV channel 36 in Florence, AL (PBS) begins broadcasting
18th – Red Sox Tony Conigliaro is beaned by Angels Jack Hamilton
18th – Rolling Stones release “We Love You”
18th – WCBS radio in NYC goes all-news
19th – Beatles’ “All You Need is Love,” single goes #1
20th – Alvin Dark (52-69) is fired, rehired, & fired again as manager of A’s
20th – Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Women’s Western Golf Open
21st – China reports downing of 2 US bombers
21st – Ken Harrelson becomes baseball’s 1st free agent
21st – Liquid gas tanker explodes in Martelange Belgium, 22 killed
21st – Mikis Theodorakis arrested in Greece
24th – Liberian flag designed
25th – Beatles go to Wales to study TM with Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
25th – Minn Twin Dean Chance 2nd no-hitter of month beats Cleveland, 2-1
25th – Paraguay accepts its constitution
25th – Train crash at Beesd, 2 die
26th – Beatles, Mick Jagger & Marienne Faithful meet Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
26th – Dean Chance pitches a 2-1 no-hitter, & Twins sweep Cleveland
26th – Dutch 2nd Chamber demands US stop bombing North Vietnam
27th – Naomi Sims is 1st black model on US cover (Fashion of the Times)
27th – Sandra Haynie wins LPGA Amarillo Ladies’ Golf Open
28th – Asif Iqbal & Intikhab Alam make 190 stand for 9th wkt v Eng
28th – Boston signs 1st free-agent outfielder Ken Harrelson for $75,000 bonus
29th – Final TV episode of “Fugitive”
29th – Yanks longest day, Red Sox take 1st game 2-1 in 9, Yanks win 2nd game in 20, 4-3 a total of 8 hours & 19 minutes
30th – US Senate confirm Thurgood Marshall as 1st black justice
SEPTEMBER
1st – SF Giants beat Cincinnati Reds, 1-0, in 21 innings
2nd – The Principality of Sealand is established, ruled by Prince Paddy Roy Bates.
3rd – Final episode of “What’s My Line?,” hosted by John Charles Daly
3rd – Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Ladies’ World Series of Golf
3rd – Last broadcast of “What’s My Line” on CBS TV
3rd – Nguyen Van Thieu elected pres of S Vietnam under a new constitution
3rd – Sweden begins driving on right-hand side of road
4th – 6.5 earthquake of Kolya Dam India, kills 200
4th – Jerry Lewis’ 2nd Muscular Dystrophy telethon
4th – Train crash at Arnhem Neth, kills 5
5th – -23] Hurricane Beuleah, kills 54 in Caribbean, Mexico & Texas