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Friday 6 October 1967

1967-10-06

It was Friday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of October people in US were listening to The Letter by The Box Tops. In UK Massachusetts by The Bee Gees was in the top 5 hits. Reflections in a Golden Eye, directed by John Huston, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1967 while Night Falls On The City by Sarah Gainham was one of the best selling books.
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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Reflections in a Golden Eye

Directed by: John Huston

Starring: Elizabeth Taylor, Marlon Brando, Brian Keith

Country: United States

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Samurai Rebellion

Directed by: Masaki Kobayashi

Starring: Toshir Mifune, Yko Tsukasa, G Kat

Country: United States

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The Battle of Algiers

Directed by: Gillo Pontecorvo

Starring: Brahim Hadjadj, Jean Martin, Yacef Saadi

Country: United States

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Point Blank

Directed by: John Boorman

Starring: Lee Marvin, Angie Dickinson, Keenan Wynn

Country: United States

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The Trip

Directed by: Roger Corman

Starring: Peter Fonda, Susan Strasberg, Bruce Dern

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

Inheritance

Starring: John Thaw, James Bolam, Michael Goodliffe, Thelma Whiteley

Country: United Kingdom

The Carol Burnett Show

Starring: Carol Burnett, Vicki Lawrence, Harvey Korman, Lyle Waggoner

Country: United States

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He & She

Written by: Leonard Stern

Starring: Paula Prentiss, Richard Benjamin, Jack Cassidy, Kenneth Mars

Country: United States

Kenilworth

Starring: Jeremy Brett, John Bryans, John Fraser, Patricia Fuller

Country: United Kingdom

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

Starring: Zuleika Robson, Liz Crowther, Jack Woolgar, Paul Waller

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 6 October 1967 ?

Holidays:
  • Judaism - Fast of Gedalia (2005)
  • Egypt - National Day or Victory Day; celebrates the results of the October war in 1973
  • U.S. - German-American Day observed since 1987; Mad Hatter Day
  • French Republican Calendar - �ne (Donkey) Day, fifteenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Ireland - Ivy Day, formerly honoring the Irish revolutionary Padraig Pearse, commemmorates the death of Charles Stewart Parnell.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Cynthia Smith: American aircraft fatality, a passenger on Pan Am flight #103 which exploded on 12/21/1988 over Scotland.
  • Kennet Andersson: former Swedish footballer.
  • Svend Karlsen: Norwegian strongman and bodybuilder.
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Facts:
  • Haight-Ashbury hippies throw a funeral to mark the end of hippies.
  • Southern California's Pacific Ocean Park closes down, known as the Disneyland by the sea.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Life: SS Queen Mary and Arab rifleman
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Marines at Con Thien -- Oct. 6, 1967
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.8044

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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