Thursday 9 November 1967
It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). 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.
Who's That Knocking at My Door, directed by Martin Scorsese, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1967
while The Confessions Of Nat Turner by William Styron was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 9 November 1967 ?
- Roman Catholicism - Dedication of the Basilica di San Giovanni in Laterano, Cathedral of the Pope (memorial feast day)
- Also see November 9 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Cambodia - Independence Day (1953)
- Pakistan - Allama Iqbal Day (1877)
- Germany - November 9th is often called Germany's Schicksalstag (day of fate) due to the events of 1848, 1918, 1923, 1938, and 1989.
- Europe - Inventor's Day - in honor of Hedy Lamarr's birthday
- United States - World Freedom Day, to commenerate the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989
- Corinne Trang: French-born American award-winning author of Asian-themed cookbooks.
- Andrei Lapushkin: Russian footballer.
- Ricky Otto: English footballer.
- Scott Bianco: Kamloops, British Columbia -- 90 kg freestyle wrestler (1996 Olympics).
- Charles Bickford: American actor best known for his strong supporting roles.
- 1st unmanned Saturn V flight to test Apollo 4 reentry module
- Surveyor 6 soft lands on Moon
- Apollo program: NASA launches the unmanned Apollo 4 test spacecraft atop the first Saturn V rocket from Cape Kennedy, Florida.
- First issue of Rolling Stone Magazine is published.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1967 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Lulu - To Sir With Love
- Strawberry Alarm Clock - Incense And Peppermints
- Sam & Dave - Soul Man
- The Cowsills - The Rain, The Park & Other Things
- The Association - Never My Love
- Vikki Carr - It Must Be Him
- Soul Survivors - Expressway (To Your Heart)
- Marvin Gaye - Your Precious Love
- Bobby Vinton - Please Love Me Forever
- Aretha Franklin - A Natural Woman (You Make Me Feel Like)
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