History Quiz / The UK in the 20th Century: 1967

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Can you name the notable people, places and events of the United Kingdom in 1967?

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This veteran actor opens his last film, ''A Countess from Hong Kong'' in London.2nd January
The UK, US and Soviet Union sign this treaty, barring the placement of WMDs in space or on any celestial body, and limiting the Moon and other bodies to peaceful purposes.27th January
This far-right political party is founded by A. K. Chesterton, from a merger of the British National Party and League of Empire Loyalists.7th February
This London club become the first Third Division side to win the League Cup, defeating West Bromwich Albion 3-2 in the first single-legged final of the competition.4th March
Polly Toynbee reveals the existence of letters alleging secret funding by the British Government of this human rights organisation.5th March
This guitarist sets his guitar on fire for the first time at the London Astoria, and has to be taken to hospital afterwards with burns to his hands.31st March
Harold Wilson announces that the UK has decided to apply for membership of this organisation.2nd May
This British-designed and constructed satellite is launched, the first outside of the US or Soviet Union.5th May
Celtic becomes the first British side to win this competition, beating Inter Milan 2-1 in Lisbon.25th May
The Beatles release this album, one of the most acclaimed works in rock music.1st June
The first scheduled colour TV broadcasts begin on BBC2 for certain programmes, the first of which is coverage of this sporting event.1st July
This rock group release their debut album ''The Piper at the Gates of Dawn''.5th August
Just 44 out of 12,182 voters support a union with Spain in a sovereignty referendum of this British Crown colony.10t September
This cruise liner is launched at Clydebank by the Queen, using the same pair of golden scissors used by her mother and grandmother.20th September
This TV series, written by and starring Patrick McGoohan as a former secret agent held captive in a mysterious coastal village, first airs on ITV.29th September
The BBC restructures its radio services, with this programme being split between Radio 1 and Radio 2, the Third Programme becoming Radio 3 and the Home Service becoming Radio 4.30th September
This London railway station is made a Grade I listed structure, regarded as a landmark in the appreciation of Victorian architecture.October
This boxer becomes the first to win 3 Lonsdale Belts outright.7th November
Jocelyn Bell Burnell discovers this type of star, a rotating neutron star that emits a beam of electromagnetic radiation.28th November
This BBC Radio 4 panel game, chaired by Nicholas Parsons in which contestants must speak for a minute without hesitation, repetition or deviation, is first broadcast.22nd December

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