1st of May, 1967

The 1st of May, 1967, fell on a Monday. Day 121 of 1967. Decade: 1960s.

52 years, 9 months and 26 days have passed since the 1st of May, 1967.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 1st of May, 1967:

  • Elvis Presley marries Priscilla Beaulieu in Las Vegas.

Born On This Date

People who were born on this exact date:

  • Born on this exact date: Tim McGraw: American country singer.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 1st of May, 1967:

  • United States: Somethin' Stupid - Nancy & Frank Sinatra
  • United Kingdom: Puppet On A String - Sandie Shaw

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 the 1st of May, 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.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 52 years, 9 months and 26 days have passed since the 1st of May, 1967.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 18 of 1967.
  • Leap Year: 1967 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 1st of May, 1967, will be 52 years of age.
  • People born in 1967 belong to the "Generation X" generation.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 1st of May, 1967:

  • 21st of April, 1967: Greece is taken over by a military dictatorship.
  • 28th of April, 1967: Muhammad Ali refuses military service.
  • 29th of April, 1967: Muhammad Ali is stripped of his boxing title after refusing military service.
  • 8th of May, 1967: American actress Barbara Payton dies of heart and liver failure at the age of 39.
  • 20th of May, 1967: FA Cup Final 1967: Tottenham Hotspur defeat Chelsea 2-1.
  • 25th of May, 1967: Football: Celtic win the European Cup when a late 84th minute goal from Thomas Chalmers helps them secure a 2-1 victory over Internazionale.
  • 26th of May, 1967: The album "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" is released by The Beatles.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 1st of May, 1967, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1967 was the year of the Goat (Yin Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 1st of May, 1967 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.

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 1st of May:


Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 1st of May:

  • May Day / Labour Day (France)
  • International Workers' Day
  • May Day Bank Holiday (UK)
  • May Day (Ireland)

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Lyndon Baines Johnson was the President of the United States on the 1st of May, 1967.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 1st of May, 1967 was probably conceived around the 22nd of July, 1966. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 1st of May, 1967 is the 8th of February, 1968. (Rough Estimate).

1st of May

Events that have occurred on the 1st of May:

  • 1st of May, 1949: The state of Israel is recognized.
  • 1st of May, 1993: Sri Lanka president Ranasinghe Premadasa is assassinated in a suicide bombing.
  • 1st of May, 1999: The body of English mountaineer George Mallory is discovered on Mount Everest, 75 years after he went missing.
  • 1st of May, 1999: The first episode of SpongeBob SquarePants is aired.
  • 1st of May, 2003: Iraq War: US President George Bush delivers his "Mission Accomplished" speech.
  • 1st of May, 1976: FA Cup Final 1976: A goal from Bobby Stokes helps Southampton secure a 1-0 victory over Manchester United.
  • 1st of May, 1981: The horror movie Friday the 13th Part 2 (1981) is released.
  • 1st of May, 1996: The song Mysterious Girl is released by Peter Andre.
  • 1st of May, 1997: UK politics: The Conservative Party suffer a huge defeat at the hands of the Labour Party in the 1997 United Kingdom general election.
  • 1st of May, 1997: The Tamagotchi is released outside of Japan.
  • 1st of May, 1998: The last episode of "Father Ted" is aired.
  • 1st of May, 2006: Rapper Big Hawk is shot dead in Houston, Texas.
  • 1st of May, 2009: X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009) is released.
  • 1st of May, 2015: The release date for The Avengers: Age of Ultron.
  • 1st of May, 2015: The Expo 2015 begins in Milan, Italy.
  • 1st of May, 2020: The movie "Black Widow (2020)" is released.

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 1st of May, 1967.

  • 19,295 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,667,091,600 seconds have passed since the 1st of May, 1967.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,944,940,200 times.
  • Since the 1st of May, 1967, earth has travelled approximately 860,219,265,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 277,848,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 143,369,878 steps. That's about 63,720 miles!
  • Since this date, 20,005,099 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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