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Friday 2 June 1967

1967-06-02

It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of June people in US were listening to Respect by Aretha Franklin. In UK Silence Is Golden by The Tremeloes was in the top 5 hits. The Face of Another, directed by Hiroshi Teshigahara, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1967 while The Eighth Day by Thornton Wilder was one of the best selling books.
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The Face of Another

Directed by: Hiroshi Teshigahara

Starring: Tatsuya Nakadai, Mikijiro Hira, Kyko Kishida

Country: United States

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El Dorado

Directed by: Howard Hawks

Starring: John Wayne, Robert Mitchum, James Caan

Country: United States

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The War Wagon

Directed by: Burt Kennedy

Starring: John Wayne, Kirk Douglas, Howard Keel

Country: United States

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Barefoot in the Park

Directed by: Gene Saks

Starring: Robert Redford, Jane Fonda, Charles Boyer

Country: United States

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For a Few Dollars More

Directed by: Sergio Leone

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Lee Van Cleef, Gian Maria Volont

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Coronet Blue

Written by: Larry Cohen

Starring: Frank Converse, Joe Silver

Country: United States

The Further Adventures of the Musketeers

Starring: Joss Ackland, Brian Blessed, William Dexter, John Woodvine

Country: United Kingdom

The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour

Starring: Tom Smothers, Dick Smothers, Pat Paulsen, Peter Cullen

Country: United States

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CBS Children's Film Festival

Starring: Perry Benson

Country: United States

Callan

Written by: James Mitchell

Starring: Edward Woodward, Russell Hunter, Lisa Langdon, Anthony Valentine

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 2 June 1967 ?

Holidays:
  • Italy's Festa della Repubblica (Republic Day), which commemorates the birth of the Repubblica Italiana and the end of the monarchy.
  • Shavuoth (Judaism) (2006).
  • Xenia name day in Slovakia.
  • The Greek Orthodox Church commemorates Saint Nicephorus' death - see also March 13.
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Race riots in Roxbury section of Boston, Massachusetts.
  • Protests in West Berlin against the arrival of the Shah of Iran turn into riots, during which Benno Ohnesorg is killed by a police officer. His death results in the founding of the terrorist group Movement 2 June.
  • Luis Monge is executed in Colorado's gas chamber, in the last pre-Furman execution in the United States.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in June 1967?

  • Life: Chinas cultural Red Guards
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Robert Lowell -- June 2, 1967
  • Esquire

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Secret Of Santa Vittoria

By: Robert Crichton

[Read by Christopher Hurt] Remote from the rest of war-torn Italy, the little town of Santa Vittoria has but one thing to boast of: its fabulous wine cellars.

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Capable Of Honor

By: Allen Drury

It is one of the most fundamental questions facing America today: How justifiably, or irresponsibly, do the volatile and unbiased American media—press, television and radio—attempt to interfere with, and control, the political process and the foreign policy of the nation? ...

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Valley Of The Dolls

By: Jacqueline Susann

The All-Time Pop Culture Classic!Dolls: red or black; capsules or tablets; washed down with vodka or swallowed straight—for Anne, Neely, and Jennifer, it doesn’t matter, as long as the pill bottle is within easy reach.

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The Birds Fall Down

By: Rebecca West

No dust jacket. Binding torn and loose. Library sticker on front cover.Hardback, ex-library, with usual stamps and markings, in fair all round condition.

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