Saturday 4 February 1967
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of February people in US were listening to I'm A Believer by The Monkees.
In UK Green Green Grass Of Home by Tom Jones was in the top 5 hits.
The War Game, directed by Peter Watkins, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1967
while The Secret Of Santa Vittoria by Robert Crichton was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?
Find out your future
Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 4 February 1967!
Which were the important events of 4 February 1967 ?
- Saint Veronica, patron saint of photographers
- Ancient Latvia - Biezputras Diena observed.
- Independence Day in Sri Lanka (1948).
- Angolan Anniversary of the Outbreak of Armed Struggle against Portuguese Colonialism.
- Saint Gilbert (d. 1189)
- Saint John Hector de Britto
- Saint Rembert of Torhout
- Sergei Grinkov: Soviet ice skater (Olympic Gold 1988, 1994) dies (heart attack) at age 28.
- Christina Önnerud: Swedish chemist.
- Frederick Blancke: French murderer, he strangled a young English woman on 14 August 1989.
- Albert Orsborn: English 6th General of The Salvation Army (d. 1967).
- Wild Thing hits #20 on the pop singles chart by Senator Bobby
- US launches Lunar Orbiter 3.
- Lunar Orbiter program: Lunar Orbiter 3 lifts off from Cape Canaveral's Launch Complex 13 on its mission to identify possible landing sites for the Surveyor and Apollo spacecraft.
- The Soviet Union protests the demonstrations before its embassy in Beijing.
- Italy's first guided missile cruiser, the ''Vittorio Veneto (C550)'', is launched.
- General Anastasio Somoza Debayle becomes president of Nicaragua.
Subscribe to our Newsletter
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1967 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Buckinghams - Kind Of A Drag
- The Seekers - Georgy Girl
- Aaron Neville - Tell It Like It Is
- Paul Revere & the Raiders - Good Thing
- Blues Magoos - (We Aint' Got) Nothin' Yet
- The Mamas & The Papas - Words Of Love
- Four Tops - Standing In The Shadows Of Love
- Keith - 98.6
- The Monkees - I'm A Believer
- The Royal Guardsmen - Snoopy Vs. The Red Baron
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 4 February 1967 and get them!