Tuesday 4 July 1967, US Independence Day
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Andy Walker (journalist) and Rick Wilkins.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Windy by The Association.
In UK A Whiter Shade Of Pale by Procol Harum was in the top 5 hits.
The Dirty Dozen, directed by Robert Aldrich, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1967
while The Eighth Day by Thornton Wilder was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 4 July 1967 ?
- Filipino-American Friendship Day
- In astronomy, the approximate date of Earth's aphelion.
- United States and Denmark - Independence Day (1776)
- Andy Walker (journalist): Canadian television personality.
- Rick Wilkins: American baseball player.
- Sébastien Deleigne: French modern pentathlete, who competed in four Olympic Games between 1992 and 2004.
- Vinny Castilla: Oaxaca, Mexico -- Infielder (Colorado Rockies).
- Andy Walker: English-Canadian journalist.
- Opening ceremony of Tassajara Zen Mountain Center
- Phillies Clay Dairymple ties NL record of 6 walks in doubleheader
- US Freedom of Information Act goes into effect.
- The British Parliament decriminalizes homosexuality.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1967 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Association - Windy
- The Music Explosion - Little Bit O'Soul
- Frankie Valli - Can't Take My Eyes Off You
- Scott McKenzie - San Francisco (Be Sure To Wear Flowers In Your Hair)
- Petula Clark - Don't Sleep In The Subway
- Every Mothers' Son - Come On Down To My Boat
- The 5th Dimension - Up-Up And Away
- The Grass Roots - Let's Live For Today
- The Young Rascals - Groovin'
- Johnny Rivers - The Tracks Of My Tears
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