Thursday 2 November 1967
It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Chris Port and Derek Porter.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to To Sir With Love by Lulu.
In UK Baby Now That I've Found You by The Foundations was in the top 5 hits.
Cool Hand Luke, directed by Stuart Rosenberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1967
while The Gabriel Hounds by Mary Stewart was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Titel, Thesen, Temperamente.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 2 November 1967 ?
- Catholicism - All Souls Day (unless on a Sunday)
- Rastafari movement - The coronation of Haile Selassie (1930) celebrated
- USA - admission day (1889) of North Dakota and South Dakota as 39th and 40th states.
- Ancient Latvia - Dveselu Diena held
- Mexico and the United States - Day of the Dead (Spanish: El Dia de los Muertos), a Mexican and Mexican-American celebration of dead ancestors.
- Chris Port: NFL guard / tackle (NO Saints).
- Derek Porter: Belfast, Ireland -- Canadian rower (1992, 96 Olympics - Gold / Silver Medals).
- Darla Michele Pruett in Canton: Georgia, USA; Miss Georgia-America (1991).
- Marc van Roon: Dutch improvising musician.
- Scott Walker: American Republican politician, governor of Wisconsin, potential candidate for the Republican Party's nomination in the 2016 presidential election.
- Vietnam War: US President Lyndon B. Johnson and ''The Wise Men'' conclude that the American people should be given more optimistic reports on the progress of the war.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1967 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Lulu - To Sir With Love
- Sam & Dave - Soul Man
- Vikki Carr - It Must Be Him
- Soul Survivors - Expressway (To Your Heart)
- Marvin Gaye - Your Precious Love
- The Association - Never My Love
- Strawberry Alarm Clock - Incense And Peppermints
- Aretha Franklin - A Natural Woman (You Make Me Feel Like)
- The Cowsills - The Rain, The Park & Other Things
- Bobby Vinton - Please Love Me Forever
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