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1967 ( MCMLXVII) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1967th year of the Common Era (CE) and (AD) designations, the 967th year of the Anno Domini 2nd millennium, the 67th year of the 20th century, and the 8th year of the 1960s decade.
January 1 - Canada begins a year-long celebration of the 100th anniversary of Confederation, featuring the Expo 67 World's Fair.
January 2 - Ronald Reagan, past movie actor and future President of the United States, is inaugurated the new governor of California.
January 4 - The Doors release their début album , which contains " The Doors Light My Fire".
January 6 - Vietnam War: USMC and ARVN troops launch in the Operation Deckhouse Five Mekong Delta.
January 8 - Vietnam War: Operation Cedar Falls starts.
January 10 - Segregationist Lester Maddox is sworn in as Governor of Georgia.
January 12 - Dr. James Bedford becomes the first person to be cryonically preserved with the intent of future resuscitation.
January 13 - A military coup occurs in Togo under the leadership of Étienne Eyadema.
Munich, the trial begins of Wilhelm Harster, accused of the murder of 82,856 Jews (including Anne Frank) when he led German security police during the German occupation of the Netherlands. He is eventually sentenced to 15 years in prison. Milton Keynes (England) is founded as a new town by Order in Council, with a planning brief to become a city of 250,000 people. Its initial designated area enclosed three existing towns and twenty one villages. The area to be developed was largely farmland, with evidence of permanent settlement dating back to the Bronze Age.
January 31 - West Germany and Romania establish diplomatic relations.
February 2 - The American Basketball Association is formed.
February 3 - Ronald Ryan becomes the last man hanged in Australia, for murdering a guard while escaping from prison in December 1965.
February 4 - The Soviet Union protests the demonstrations before its embassy in Beijing.
February 6 - Alexei Kosygin arrives in the UK for an 8-day visit. He meets The Queen on February 9.
The Chinese government announces that it can no longer guarantee the safety of Soviet diplomats outside the Soviet Embassy building.
bushfires in southern Tasmania claim 62 lives, and destroys 2,642.7 square kilometres (653,025.4 acres) of land. Mazenod College, Victoria, opens in Australia.
February 10 - The 25th Amendment to the United States Constitution (presidential succession and disability) is ratified.
February 11 - Burgess Ice Rise, lying off the west coast of Alexander Island, Antarctica, is first mapped by the British Antarctic Survey (BAS).
February 13 - American researchers discover the Madrid Codices by Leonardo da Vinci in the National Library of Spain. 
February 15 - The Soviet Union announces that it has sent troops near the Chinese border.
February 18 - New Orleans District Attorney Jim Garrison claims he will solve the John F. Kennedy assassination, and that a conspiracy was planned in New Orleans.
February 24 - Moscow forbids its satellite states to form diplomatic relations with West Germany.
The Chinese government announces that it has ordered the army to help in the spring seeding.
Britain's second Polaris missile submarine, HMS , is launched. Renown
February 26 - A Soviet nuclear test is conducted at the Semipalatinsk Test Site, Eastern Kazakhstan. February 27 - The Dutch government supports British EEC membership.
March 5 - Mohammad Mosaddegh (or Mosaddeq; Persian: ? ?; IPA: ), deposed Iranian prime minister, dies after fourteen years of house arrest. [mohæm'mæd(-e) mosæd'de?]
March 6 - starring Mark Twain Tonight Hal Holbrook as Mark Twain, premieres on CBS television in the United States.
March 7 - U.S. labor union leader Jimmy Hoffa begins his 8-year sentence for attempting to bribe a jury.
March 9 - Joseph Stalin's daughter, Svetlana Alliluyeva, defects to the United States via the U.S. Embassy in New Delhi.
March 11 - The first phase of the Cambodian Civil War begins between the Kingdom of Cambodia and the Khmer Rouge.
March 13 - Moise Tshombe, ex-prime minister of Congo, is sentenced to death . in absentia
March 16 - In the Aspida case in Greece, 15 officers are sentenced to 2-18 years in prison, accused of treason and intentions of staging a coup.
March 17 - The Grateful dead debut their first album 'the Grateful Dead' consisting of the songs; The Golden Road, Beat it down on the Line, Good morning little schoolgirl, Cold rain and snow, Sitting on top of the world, Morning dew, New new minglewood blues, and Viola Lee blues
March 19 - A referendum in French Somaliland favors the connection to France.
March 28 - Pope Paul VI issues the encyclical . Populorum progressio
March 31 - U.S. President Lyndon Johnson signs the Consular Treaty.
April 2 - A United Nations delegation arrives in Aden as its independence approaches. The delegation leaves April 7, accusing British authorities of lack of cooperation. The British say the delegation did not contact them.
April 4 - Martin Luther King Jr. denounces the Vietnam War during his sermon at the Riverside Church in New York City.
April 6 - Georges Pompidou begins to form the next French government.
April 7 - Six-Day War (approach): Israeli fighters shoot down 7 Syrian MIG-21s.
April 8 - by Sandie Shaw (music and lyrics by Bill Martin and Phil Coulter) wins the Puppet on a String Eurovision Song Contest 1967 for the United Kingdom.
April 9 - The first Boeing 737 (a 100 series) takes its maiden flight.
April 12 - The Ahmanson Theatre opens in Los Angeles.
April 13 - Conservatives win the Greater London Council elections.
April 14 - In San Francisco, 10,000 march against the Vietnam War.
Large demonstrations are held against the
Vietnam War in New York City and San Francisco. The march, organized by the National Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam, from Central Park to the United Nations drew hundreds of thousands of people, including Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Harry Belafonte, James Bevel, and Dr. Benjamin Spock, who marched and spoke at the event. A simultaneous march in San Francisco was attended by Coretta Scott King. Scotland defeats England 3-2 at Wembley Stadium, with goals from Law, Lennox and McCalligog, in the British Championships. This is England's first defeat since they won the World Cup, and ends a 19-game unbeaten run.
April 23 - A group of young leftist radicals are expelled from the Nicaraguan Socialist Party (PSN). This group goes on to found the Socialist Workers Party (POS).
April 27 - Montreal, Quebec, , a Expo 67 World's Fair to coincide with the Canadian Confederation centennial, officially opens with Prime Minister Lester B. Pearson igniting the Expo Flame in the Place des Nations.
April 29 - Fidel Castro announces that all intellectual property belongs to the people and that Cuba intends to translate and publish technical literature without compensation. April 30 - Moscow's 537 m tall TV tower is finished.
Toronto Maple Leafs win the Stanley Cup. It is their last Stanley Cup and last finals appearance to date. It will turn out to be the last game in the Original Six era. Six more teams will be added in the fall. Harold Wilson announces that the United Kingdom has decided to apply for EEC membership.
May 4 - Lunar Orbiter 4 is launched by the United States.
Zakir Hussain is the first Muslim to become president of India. Four hundred students seize the administration building at Cheyney State College, now
Cheyney University of Pennsylvania, the oldest institute for higher education for African Americans. Hong Kong 1967 riots: Clashes between striking workers and police kill 51 and injure 800.
May 8 - The Philippine province of Davao is split into three: Davao del Norte, Davao del Sur, and Davao Oriental.
May 9 - Took place a partial solar eclipse.
May 10 - The Greek military government accuses Andreas Papandreou of treason.
May 11 - The United Kingdom and Ireland apply officially for European Economic Community membership.
May 12 - The Jimi Hendrix Experience release their debut album, . Are You Experienced
May 15 - The Waiting period leading up to the Six-Day War begins
May 19 -- Yuri Andropov becomes KGB chief in the Soviet Union.
May 20 -- The Spring Mobilization Conference, a gathering of 700 antiwar activists is held in Washington D.C. to chart the future moves for the U.S. antiwar movement
May 22 - The Innovation department store in the centre of Brussels, Belgium, burns down. It is the most devastating fire in Belgian history, resulting in 323 dead and missing and 150 injured. 
A significant worldwide geomagnetic flare unfolded. Radio emissions coming from the Sun jammed military surveillance radars.
 Egypt closes the Straits of Tiran to Israeli shipping, blockading Israel's southern port of Eilat, and Israel's entire Red Sea coastline.
May 26 - The Beatles release , nicknamed "The Soundtrack of the Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band Summer of Love"; it will be number one on the albums charts throughout the summer of 1967.
May 30 - Biafra, in eastern Nigeria, announces its independence, which is not recognized.
June 4 - Stockport air disaster: British Midland flight G-ALHG crashes in Hopes Carr, Stockport, killing 72 passengers and crew.
Capture of East Jerusalem in a battle conducted by Israeli forces without the use of artillery in order to avoid damage to the Holy City.
Two members of the American rock group Moby Grape are arrested for contributing to the delinquency of minors.
June 8 - USS : A U.S. Navy ship is attacked by Israeli forces, apparently in error, killing 34 crew. Liberty incident
June 11 - A race riot occurs in Tampa, Florida after the shooting death of Martin Chambers by police while he was allegedly robbing a camera store. The unrest lasts several days.
June 13 - Solicitor General Thurgood Marshall is nominated as the first African American justice of the United States Supreme Court. 
June 14 - Mariner program: is launched toward Mariner 5 Venus.
June 14 - 15 - Glenn Gould records Prokofiev's Seventh Piano Sonata, Op. 83, in New York City (his only recording of a Prokofiev composition).
June 16 - The Monterey Pop Festival begins and is held for 3 days.
June 17 - The People's Republic of China tests its first hydrogen bomb. 
June 18 - Eighteen British soldiers are killed in the Aden police mutiny. 
June 23 - Cold War: U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson meets with Soviet Premier Alexei Kosygin in Glassboro, New Jersey, for the 3-day Glassboro Summit Conference. Johnson travels to Los Angeles for a dinner at the Century Plaza Hotel where earlier in the day thousands of war protesters clashed with L.A. police. 
June 25 - 400 million viewers watch , the first live, international, satellite television production. It features the live debut of Our World The Beatles' song " All You Need Is Love". June 26
Plaque commemorating installation of world's first bank cash machine
July 3 - A military rebellion led by Belgian mercenary Jean Schramme begins in Katanga, Democratic Republic of the Congo.
July 4 - The British Parliament decriminalizes homosexuality.
July 5 - Troops of Belgian mercenary commander Jean Schramme revolt against Mobutu Sese Seko, and try to take control of Stanleyville, Congo.
July 7 - is released in the UK. All You Need Is Love
Heavy massive rains and a landslide at
Kobe and Kure, Hiroshima, Japan, kill at least 371. New Zealand decimalises its currency from pound to dollar at £1 to $2 ($1 = 10/-).
The Greek military regime strips 480 Greeks of their
citizenship. 1967 Newark riots: After the arrest of an African-American cab driver for allegedly illegally driving around a police car and gunning it down the road, race riots break out in Newark, New Jersey, lasting 5 days and leaving 26 dead.
July 16 - A prison riot in Jay, Florida leaves 37 dead.
July 18 - The United Kingdom announces the closing of its military bases in Malaysia and Singapore. Australia and the U.S. disapprove.
A race riot breaks out in the North Side of Minneapolis on Plymouth Street during the
Minneapolis Aquatennial Parade; businesses are vandalized and fires break out in the area, although the disturbance is quelled within hours. However, the next day a shooting sets off another incident in the same area that leads to 18 fires, 36 arrests, 3 shootings, 2 dozen people injured, and damages totaling 4.2 million. Two more such incidents occur during the following two weeks.  Eighty-two people are killed in a collision between Piedmont Airlines Flight 22 and a Cessna 310 near Hendersonville, North Carolina.
July 20 - Chilean poet Pablo Neruda receives the first Viareggio-Versile prize.
July 23 - 31 - 12th Street Riot: In Detroit, one of the worst riots in United States history begins on 12th Street in the predominantly African American inner city: 43 are killed, 342 injured and 1,400 buildings burned.
July 24 - During an official state visit to Canada, French President Charles de Gaulle declares to a crowd of over 100,000 in Montreal: (Long live free Quebec!). The statement, interpreted as support for Vive le Québec libre! Quebec independence, delights many Quebecers but angers the Canadian government and many English Canadians.
July 30 - The 1967 Milwaukee race riots begin, lasting through August 3 and leading to a ten-day shutdown of the city from August 1.
August 1 - UAC TurboTrain maiden voyage.
August 1 - Race riots in the United States spread to Washington, D.C.. August 2 - The movie,
, starring Sidney Poitier, is released and is later named the best picture of the year. In the Heat of the Night
August 2 - The Turkish football club Trabzonspor is established in Trabzon.
August 5 - Pink Floyd releases their debut album in the United Kingdom. The Piper at the Gates of Dawn
August 6 - A pulsar is noted by Jocelyn Bell and Antony Hewish. The discovery is first recorded in print in 1968: "An entirely novel kind of star came to light on Aug. 6 last year [...]". The date of the discovery is not recorded. 
Vietnam War: The People's Republic of China agrees to give North Vietnam an undisclosed amount of aid in the form of a grant. A general strike in the old quarter of Jerusalem protests Israel's unification of the city.
August 8 - The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is founded in Bangkok, Thailand.
August 9 - Vietnam War - Operation Cochise: United States Marines begin a new operation in the Que Son Valley.
August 10 - Belgian mercenary Jean Schramme's troops take the Congolese border town of Bukavu.
August 13 - The first line-up of Fleetwood Mac makes their live debut at the Windsor Jazz and Blues Festival.
August 14 - Wonderful Radio London shuts down at 3:00 PM in anticipation of the Marine Broadcasting Offences Act. Many fans greet the staff upon their return to London that evening with placards reading "Freedom died with Radio London". 
August 15 - The United Kingdom Marine Broadcasting Offences Act declares participation in offshore pirate radio illegal. Radio Caroline defies the Act and continues broadcasting.
August 19 - West Germany receives 36 East German prisoners it has "purchased" through the border posts of Herleshausen and Wartha.
A truce is declared in the
Democratic Republic of the Congo. Two U.S. Navy jets stray into the airspace of the People's Republic of China following an attack on a target in North Vietnam and are shot down. Lt. Robert J. Flynn, the only survivor, is captured alive and will be held prisoner by China until 1973.
August 24 - Pakistan's first steel mill is inaugurated in Chittagong, East Pakistan (Bangladesh). 
August 25 - American Nazi Party leader George Lincoln Rockwell is assassinated in Arlington, Virginia.
August 29 - The final episode of airs on The Fugitive ABC. The broadcast attracts 78 million viewers, one of the largest audiences for a single episode in U.S. television history. August 30 - Thurgood Marshall is confirmed as the first African American Justice of the United States Supreme Court.
October 1 - India gains victory in Nathu La and Cho La clashes.
October 3 - An X-15 research aircraft with test pilot William J. Knight establishes an unofficial world fixed-wing speed record of Mach 6.7.
October 6 - Southern California's Pacific Ocean Park, known as the "Disneyland By The Sea", closes down.
October 8 - Guerrilla leader Che Guevara and his men are captured in Bolivia; they are executed the following day.
October 14 - Quebec Nationalism: René Lévesque leaves the Liberal Party.
October 16 - Thirty-nine people, including singer-activist Joan Baez, are arrested in Oakland, California, for blocking the entrance of that city's military induction center.
October 19 - The Mariner 5 probe flies by Venus.
October 20 - Patterson-Gimlin film: Roger Patterson and Robert Gimlin's famous film of an unidentified animate cryptid, thought to be Bigfoot or Sasquatch, is recorded at Bluff Creek, California.
Vietnam War protesters march in Washington, D.C. and rally at the Lincoln Memorial; in a successive march that day, 50,000 people march to the Pentagon, where Allen Ginsberg, Abbie Hoffman, and Jerry Rubin symbolically chant to "levitate" the building and "exorcise the evil within." An Egyptian surface-to-surface missile sinks the Israeli destroyer , killing 47 Israeli sailors. Israel retaliates by shelling Egyptian refineries along the Eilat Suez Canal.
October 23 - Charles de Gaulle becomes the first French Co-Prince of Andorra to visit his Andorran subjects. In addition to being President of France, de Gaulle is a joint ruler (along with Spain's Bishop of Urgel) of the tiny nation located in the mountains between France and Spain, pursuant to the 1278 agreement creating the nation. 
October 25 - The Abortion Act 1967 passes in the British Parliament and receives royal assent two days later.
The coronation ceremony of Shah
Mohammad Reza Pahlavi of Iran, ruler of the nation since 1941, takes place. U.S. Navy pilot John McCain is shot down over North Vietnam and taken prisoner. His capture is confirmed two days later, and he remains a prisoner of war for more than five years.
October 30 - Hong Kong 1967 riots: British troops and Chinese demonstrators clash on the border of China and Hong Kong.
November November -
Islamabad officially becomes Pakistan's political capital, replacing Karachi.
Vietnam War: U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson holds a secret meeting with a group of the nation's most prestigious leaders ("the Wise Men") and asks them to suggest ways to unite the American people behind the war effort. They conclude that the American people should be given more optimistic reports on the progress of the war.  A non-central total solar eclipse took place.
November 3 - Vietnam War - Battle of Dak To: Around k Tô (located about 280 miles north of Saigon near the Cambodian border), heavy casualties are suffered on both sides; U.S. troops narrowly win the battle on November 22.
November 4 - 5 - In the Democratic Republic of the Congo, mercenaries of Jean Schramme and Jerry Puren withdraw from Bukavu, over the Shangugu Bridge, to Rwanda.
November 6 - The Rhodesian parliament passes pro- Apartheid laws.
November 8 - The BBC's first local radio station ( BBC Radio Leicester) is launched.
November 9 - Apollo program: NASA launches the first Saturn V rocket, successfully carrying the Apollo 4 test spacecraft from Cape Kennedy into Earth orbit.
November 11 - Vietnam War: In a ceremony in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, 3 United States prisoners of war are released by the Viet Cong and turned over to American "New Left" antiwar activist Tom Hayden.
November 14 - The Congress of Colombia, in commemoration of the 150-year anniversary of the death of Policarpa Salavarrieta, declares this day as the "Day of the Colombian Woman".
Georgios Grivas and his 10,000 strong Greek Army division are forced to leave Cyprus, after 24 Turkish Cypriot civilians are killed by the Greek Cypriot National Guard in the villages of Kophinou and Ayios Theodhoros; relations sour between Nicosia and Athens. Turkey flies sorties into Greek territory, and masses troops in Thrace on her border with Greece. Test pilot Michael Adams is killed when his X-15 rocket plane tumbles out of control during atmospheric re-entry and disintegrates.
Vietnam War: Acting on optimistic reports he was given on
November 13, U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson tells the nation that, while much remains to be done, "We are inflicting greater losses than we're taking ... We are making progress." (Two months later the Tet Offensive by the Viet Cong is widely reported as a Viet Cong victory by the U.S. press and thus as a major setback to the U.S.) French author Régis Debray is sentenced to 30 years imprisonment in Bolivia. (He will be released in 1970 after less than three years imprisonment.)
November 18 - The UK pound is devalued from £1 = US$2.80 to £1 = US$2.40.
November 19 - The establishment of TVB, the first wireless commercial television station in Hong Kong.
November 20 - The " population clock" of the United States Census Bureau records the U.S. population at 200 million people at 11:03 a.m. Washington, D.C. time. 
November 21 - Vietnam War: United States General William Westmoreland tells news reporters: "I am absolutely certain that whereas in 1965 the enemy was winning, today he is certainly losing."  
November 22 - UN Security Council Resolution 242 is adopted by the UN Security Council, establishing a set of principles aimed at guiding negotiations for an Arab- Israeli peace settlement.
November 25 - 1967 Australian Senate election: The Liberal/ Country Coalition Government led by Prime Minister Harold Holt lost two seats, while the Labor Party led by Gough Whitlam failed to make any gains. The Democratic Labor Party won the two seats from the Liberals and gained the sole balance of power in the Senate.
November 26 - Major floods hit Lisbon, Portugal, killing 462.
November 27 - The Beatles release in the U.S. as a full album. The songs added to the original six songs on the double EP include " Magical Mystery Tour All You Need Is Love", " Penny Lane", " Strawberry Fields Forever", " Baby, You're a Rich Man" and " Hello, Goodbye". Release as a double EP will not take place in the UK until December.
November 28 - The first pulsar to be discovered by Earth observers is found in the constellation of Vulpecula by astronomers Jocelyn Bell Burnell and Antony Hewish, and is given the name PSR B1919+21.
November 29 - Vietnam War: U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert McNamara announces his resignation to become president of the World Bank. McNamara's resignation follows U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson's outright rejection of McNamara's early November recommendations to freeze troop levels, stop the bombing of North Vietnam, and hand over ground fighting to South Vietnam.  November 30
December 3 - Christiaan Barnard carries out the world's first heart transplant at Groote Schuur Hospital in Cape Town, South Africa.
December 5 - In New York City, Benjamin Spock and Allen Ginsberg are arrested for protesting against the Vietnam War.
December 6 - Vice President Jorge Pacheco Areco is sworn in as President of Uruguay after President Oscar Gestido dies in office.
December 8 - is released by Magical Mystery Tour The Beatles as a double EP in the UK, while the only psychedelic rock album by The Rolling Stones, , is released in the UK and in the USA. Their Satanic Majesties Request
December 11 - Supersonic airliner Concorde is unveiled in Toulouse, France.
December 12 - , one of the seminal race relations films of the 1960s, is released to theaters. Guess Who's Coming to Dinner
December 13 - King Constantine II of Greece flees the country when his coup attempt fails.
December 15 - The Silver Bridge over the Ohio River in Point Pleasant, West Virginia, collapses, killing 46 people.
December 17 - Harold Holt, 17th Prime Minister of Australia, disappears when swimming at Cheviot Beach, 60 km from Melbourne. He was briefly replaced as Prime Minister by John McEwen, until the Liberal Party elected Minister for Education and Science John Gorton as leader.
December 19 - Professor John Archibald Wheeler coined the astronomical term . black hole
December 26 - The Beatles' film receives its world première on Magical Mystery Tour BBC Television in the UK.
December 29 – Hyundai Motor founded in South Korea. December 31
The Green Bay Packers become the first team in the modern era to win their third consecutive NFL Championship, 21-17 over the Dallas Cowboys in what became known as "The Ice Bowl".
Motorcycle daredevil Evel Knievel attempts to jump 141 feet over the Caesars Palace Fountains on the Las Vegas Strip. Knievel crashes on landing and the accident is caught on film.
Warner Bros. becomes a wholly owned subsidiary of Seven Arts Productions, thus becoming Warner Bros.-Seven Arts. The
Jari project begins in the Amazon.
Albania is officially declared an atheist state by its leader, Enver Hoxha. The
University of Winnipeg is founded in Canada.
Lonsdaleite (the rarest allotrope of carbon) is first discovered in the Barringer Crater, Arizona.
St Christopher's Hospice, the world's first purpose-built secular hospice specialising in palliative care of the terminally ill, is established in South London by Dame Cicely Saunders with the support of Albertine Winner. 
PAL is first introduced in Germany.
, after 12 seasons and with declining ratings, almost gets cancelled, but protests from viewers, network affiliates and even members of Gunsmoke Congress and especially William S. Paley, the head of the network, lead the network to move the series from its longtime late Saturday time slot to early Mondays for the fall--displacing , which initially had been renewed for a fourth season but is cancelled instead. Gilligan's Island Gunsmoke would remain on CBS until 1975. 
Lech Wasa goes to work in Gda?sk shipyards. The Greek
military junta exiles Melina Mercouri.
Parker Morris Standards become mandatory for all housing built in new towns in the United Kingdom.
Sabon typeface, designed by Jan Tschichold, introduced.
Gabriel García Márquez's influential novel is published (in Spanish). One Hundred Years of Solitude The first edition of the book,
, is published by A Short History of Pakistan Karachi University, Pakistan.
Fernand Braudel begins publication of Civilisation matérielle, économie et capitalisme, XV. e-XVIII e siècle The National Hockey League adds six more teams, doubling its size. The teams are the St. Louis Blues, Oakland Seals, Minnesota North Stars, Los Angeles Kings, Philadelphia Flyers, and Pittsburgh Penguins.
January 1 - Sunny Chan, Hong Kong actor
January 4 - Marina Orsini, Canadian actress
January 6 - A.R. Rahman, Indian composer, singer, and music producer
January 11 - Michael Healy-Rae, Irish politician
January 12 - Vendela Kirsebom, Norwegian supermodel
January 15 - Lisa Lisa, American actress and singer
January 16 - Andrea James, American producer and author
January 17 - Song Kang-ho, Korean actor
January 19 - Christine Tucci, American actress
January 21 - Artashes Minasian, Armenian chess grandmaster
January 28 - Bongani Mayosi, South African cardiology professor (d. 2018)
January 29 - Khalid Skah, Moroccan long-distance runner January 31
February 1 - Meg Cabot, American teen author
February 4 - Sergei Grinkov, Russian figure skater (d. 1995)
February 5 - Chris Parnell, American actor, voice artist, comedian, and singer
February 6 - Izumi Sakai, Japanese singer ( Zard) (d. 2007)
February 7 - Cheung Man, Hong Kong actress
February 13 - Carolyn Lawrence, American actress and voice actress
February 25 - Oleg Babak, Soviet army officer (d. 1991)
February 27 - Jonathan Ive, British industrial designer ( Apple Inc.) February 28 - Laurence Treil, French model and actress
May 8 - Angus Scott, British sports television presenter
May 10 - Nobuhiro Takeda, Japanese footballer and sportscaster
May 11 - Géza Röhrig, Hungarian actor and poet
May 14 - Tony Siragusa, American football player
May 17 - Greg Florimo, Australian rugby league player and administrator
May 19 - Geraldine Somerville, Irish actress
May 20 - Pavlos, Crown Prince of Greece
May 21 - Chris Benoit, Canadian professional wrestler (d. 2007)
May 22 - Brooke Smith, American actress
May 28 - Glen Rice, American basketball player
Tom Meents, American monster truck driver Ikki Sawamura, Japanese model, film and television actor, and television presenter
July 17 - Regina Lund, Swedish actress and singer
July 23 - Philip Seymour Hoffman, American actor, director, and producer (d. 2014)
July 26 - Jason Statham, English actor, martial artist, and former diver
August 2 - Aaron Krickstein, American tennis player 
August 3 - Mathieu Kassovitz, French movie director and actor
August 9 - Deion Sanders, American pro football and baseball player
August 10 - Riddick Bowe, American boxer
August 15 - Brahim Boutayeb, Moroccan long-distance runner
August 18 - Daler Mehndi, Indian singer
August 27 - Ogie Alcasid, Filipino singer-songwriter, comedian, parodist, and actor
August 28 - Masaaki Endoh, Japanese singer
August 30 - Frederique van der Wal, Dutch supermodel
October 4 - Liev Schreiber, American actor and film director
October 10 - Gavin Newsom, American politician, 40th Governor of California
October 16 - Davina McCall, British TV presenter and UK Big Brother host
October 18 - Eric Stuart, American voice actor, singer, and voice director
October 19 - Y?ji Matsuda, Japanese actor and voice actor
October 21 - Pam Rehm, American poet
October 26 - Keith Urban, New Zealand-born Australian country music singer
October 27 - Scott Weiland, American musician (d. 2015)
November 1 - Tina Arena, Australian singer-songwriter
Akira Ishida, Japanese voice actor Scott Walker, American legislator and politician; 45th Governor of Wisconsin (2011-2019)
November 3 - Steven Wilson, British musician
November 4 - Keith English, American politician (d. 2018)
November 5 - Judy Reyes, American actress
November 8 - Courtney Thorne-Smith, American actress
November 11 - Gil de Ferran, Brazilian race car driver
November 15 - François Ozon, French writer and director
November 16 - Lisa Bonet, American actress
November 20 - Teoman, Turkish rock singer and songwriter
November 21 - Ken Block, American racing driver
November 23 - Salli Richardson, American actress
November 24 - Jon Hein, American radio personality
November 25 - Anthony Nesty, Surinamese swimmer
November 28 - Anna Nicole Smith, American model and actress (d. 2007) November 29 - Fernando Ramos da Silva, Brazilian actor, known as Pixote (d. 1987)
December 4 - Adamski, English dance music producer
December 5 - Knez, Montenegrin singer
December 7 - Tino Martinez, American baseball player
December 8 - Kotono Mitsuishi, Japanese voice actress
December 10 - Arnold Pinnock, Canadian actor
December 12 - John Randle, American football player
December 15 - Mo Vaughn, American baseball player
December 17 - Gigi D'Agostino, Italian musician and DJ
Criss Angel, American musician, magician, illusionist, escapologist, and stunt performer Charles Austin, American Olympic athlete
December 20 - Eugenia Cauduro, Mexican actress and model
December 23 - Carla Bruni, Italian-French model, singer-songwriter, former First Lady of France
December 24 - Richard Manning, British cycling legend, ironman December 26 - Timo Karppinen, Finnish orienteer
January 4 - Donald Campbell, English water and land speed record seeker (b. 1921)
January 9 - Waldo Frank, American novelist and historian (b. 1889)
January 12 - Holland Smith, American general (b. 1882)
January 14 - Miklós Kállay, 34th Prime Minister of Hungary (b. 1887)
January 21 - Ann Sheridan, American actress (b. 1915)
January 22 - Jobyna Ralston, American actress (b. 1899)
January 23 - Holcombe Ward, American tennis player (b. 1878)
January 24 - Luigi Federzoni, Italian Fascist politician (b. 1878)
January 28 - Leonhard Seppala, Norwegian-American sled dog breeder, trainer and musher (b. 1877) January 31 - Eddie Tolan, American athlete (b. 1908)
February 3 - Joe Meek, English record producer and sound engineer (b. 1929)
February 7 - David Unaipon, Australian author and inventor (b. 1872)
February 8 - Victor Gollancz, British publisher (b. 1893)
February 13 - Abelardo L. Rodríguez, substitute president of Mexico ( 1932-1934) (b. 1889) 
February 14 - Sig Ruman, German actor (b. 1884)
February 15 - Antonio Moreno, Spanish actor (b. 1887)
February 16 - Smiley Burnette, American actor (b. 1911)
February 17 - Ciro Alegría, Peruvian journalist, politician, and novelist (b. 1909)
February 18 - J. Robert Oppenheimer, American physicist (b. 1904)
February 21 - Charles Beaumont, American writer (b. 1929)
February 24 - Franz Waxman, German-American composer (b. 1906) February 28 - Henry Luce, American publisher (b. 1898)
April 5 - Hermann Joseph Muller, American geneticist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (b. 1890)
April 13 - Luis Somoza Debayle, 26th President of Nicaragua (b. 1922)
April 15 - Totò, Italian actor (b. 1898)
April 17 - Red Allen, American jazz trumpeter (b. 1908)
April 18 - Friedrich Heiler, German theologian and historian (b. 1892)
April 19 - Konrad Adenauer, German statesman, 27th Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany (b. 1876)
April 22 - Tom Conway, British actor (b. 1904)
April 23 - Edgar Neville, Spanish playwright and film director (b. 1899)
April 24 - Vladimir Komarov, Soviet cosmonaut (b. 1927)
April 25 - Joseph Boxhall, British sailor, fourth officer of the RMS (b. Titanic 1884) April 29 - Anthony Mann, American actor and director (b. 1906)
June 3 - Arthur Tedder, British air force general, Marshal of the Royal Air Force (b. 1890)
June 5 - Arthur Biram, Israeli philosopher and educator, and Israel Prize recipient (b. 1878)
June 7 - Dorothy Parker, American writer (b. 1893)
June 10 - Spencer Tracy, American actor (b. 1900)
June 11 - Wolfgang Köhler, German psychologist (b. 1887)
June 14 - Eddie Eagan, American sportsman (b. 1897)
June 16 - Reginald Denny, English actor (b. 1891)
June 17 - Vernon Huber, American admiral and 36th Governor of American Samoa (b. 1899)
June 26 - Françoise Dorléac, French actress (b. 1942) June 29
October 7 - Norman Angell, British politician, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize (b. 1872)
October 8 - Clement Attlee, British politician, 60th Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1883)
October 12 - Nat Pendleton, American actor and Olympic wrestler (b. 1895)
October 17 - Xuantong Emperor, last Emperor of China (b. 1906)
October 20 - Shigeru Yoshida, Japanese diplomat and politician, 32nd Prime Minister of Japan (b. 1878)
October 29 - Julien Duvivier, French film director (b. 1896) October 30 - Charles Trowbridge, American actor (b. 1882)
November 7 - John Nance Garner, 32nd Vice President of the United States (b. 1868)
November 9 - Charles Bickford, American actor (b. 1891)
November 13 - Harriet Cohen, English pianist (b. 1895)
November 15 - Alice Lake, American actress (b. 1895)
November 19 - Casimir Funk, Polish biochemist (b. 1884)
November 25 - Ossip Zadkine, Russian sculptor, painter and lithographer (b. 1890)
November 26 - Albert Warner, American film producer (b. 1884)
November 28 - Léon M'ba, 1st President of Gabon (b. 1902) November 29 - Ferenc Münnich, 47th Prime Minister of Hungary (b. 1886)
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