January 27th, 1967

January 27th, 1967, fell on a Friday. It was day 27 of 1967. The decade was the 1960s.

53 years, 11 months and 27 days have passed since January 27th, 1967.


On This Date

Events that occurred on January 27th, 1967:

  • Astronauts Gus Grissom, Edward Higgins White and Roger Chaffee die when a fire breaks out in their shuttle during a launch pad test.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on January 27th, 1967:

  • United States: I'm A Believer - Monkees
  • United Kingdom: I'm A Believer - Monkees

Take Me Back!

The date is January 27th, 1967 and it's a Friday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Aquarius. Currently, people have "that Friday feeling" and are looking forward to the weekend.

The song I'm A Believer by Monkees is on top of the singles charts in both the USA and the United Kingdom. Lyndon Baines Johnson is currently the President of the United States and Harold Wilson is the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. It's 1967, so radio stations are playing hit songs from artists such as Procol Harum, The Monkees, The Beatles, The Doors, Lulu and The Association.

People are watching popular TV shows such as "Gunsmoke", "Danger Man", "Gilligan's Island" and "Batman". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "My Three Sons", "Underdog", "Star Trek: The Original Series" and "The King Kong Show". Popular toys include the likes of "G.I. Joe: America's Movable Fighting Man", "Motorific (slot car toys)", "Twister mat" and "Best of the West (action figures)".


News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on January 27th, 1967.

  • Lyndon B. Johnson.

    U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1967.

  • 1967 in movies.

    Movies released in 1967 included The Graduate, The Jungle Book, Guess Who's Coming to Dinner, Bonnie and Clyde, The Dirty Dozen, Valley of the Dolls, You Only Live Twice, "To Sir, with Love", Thoroughly Modern Millie, Camelot, Cool Hand Luke and Casino Royale.

  • 1967 in music.

    The Billboard Charts in 1967 were dominated by The Monkees, The Turtles, Nancy Sinatra and Frank Sinatra, The Young Rascals, The Association, Lulu, Box Tops, Bobbie Gentry and The Beatles.

  • The 5th Dimension - "Up, Up, and Away"

    "Up, Up, and Away" by The 5th Dimension would go on to win a Grammy for 1967's Song of the Year.

  • In the Heat of the Night

    "In the Heat of the Night" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1967.

  • Who were the best football players in 1967?

    In 1967, the best soccer players were Flórián Albert, Bobby Charlton, Jimmy Johnstone, Franz Beckenbauer, Eusébio, Tommy Gemmell, Gerd Müller, George Best and Igor Chislenko.

  • Who were the best NBA players in 1967?

    The best NBA players in 1967 were Wilt Chamberlain, Rick Barry, Elgin Baylor, Jerry West and Oscar Robertson.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 53 years, 11 months and 27 days have passed since January 27th, 1967.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 04 of 1967.
  • Leap Year: 1967 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on January 27th, 1967, will be 53 years of age.
  • People born in 1967 belong to the "Generation X" generation.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around January 27th, 1967:

  • January 15th, 1967: The Green Bay Packers win Super Bowl I after defeating the Kansas City Chiefs.
  • January 18th, 1967: Albert DeSalvo: The man suspected of being the Boston Strangler is sentenced to life in prison.
  • January 21st, 1967: Actress Ann Sheridan dies from cancer.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on January 27th, 1967, will have the star sign Aquarius.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Capricorn.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1967 was the year of the Goat (Yin Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: January 27th, 1967 falls under the Otter.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of January will have the birthstone Garnet.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • Batman - Live action television series starring Adam West.
  • Gilligan's Island - Sitcom about seven people who are shipwrecked on an island.
  • The Andy Griffith Show - Comedy TV series about a sheriff in Mayberry, North Carolina.
  • Danger Man - British television series about a secret agent working for NATO.
  • Bonanza - American Western series.
  • Gunsmoke - Western drama series.
  • The Ed Sullivan Show - Variety show.

1967 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1967.

  • The Monkees
  • The New Adventures of Superman
  • The King Kong Show
  • Space Ghost
  • Cool McCool
  • Star Trek: The Original Series
  • JOT the Dot
  • Milton the Monster
  • Atom Ant
  • Underdog
  • Hoppity Hooper
  • The Bugs Bunny Show
  • My Three Sons
  • Captain Kangaroo
  • Lassie
  • Looney Tunes

1967 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 1967:

  • Lite-Brite
  • Best of the West (action figures)
  • Suzy Homemaker
  • Twister mat
  • Major Matt Mason (action figure)
  • Captain Action (action figure)
  • Barrel of Monkeys
  • Motorific (slot car toys)
  • Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots
  • Army men
  • G.I. Joe: America's Movable Fighting Man
  • Easy-Bake Oven
  • Ken (doll)
  • Etch A Sketch

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 27th of January:


US President

Who was the US President on January 27th, 1967?

  • Lyndon Baines Johnson was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on January 27th, 1967?

  • Harold Wilson was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • Jack Lynch was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on January 27th, 1967 was probably conceived around the 19th of April, 1966. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on January 27th, 1967 is the 6th of November, 1967. (Rough Estimate).

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about January 27th, 1967.

  • 19,720 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,703,808,000 seconds have passed since the January 27th, 1967.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,987,776,000 times.
  • Since January 27th, 1967, earth has travelled approximately 879,164,928,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 283,968,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 146,527,488 steps. That's about 65,123 miles!
  • Since this date, 20,445,696 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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