Saturday 9 September 1967
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of September people in US were listening to Ode To Billie Joe by Bobbie Gentry.
In UK The Last Waltz by Engelbert Humperdinck was in the top 5 hits.
Point Blank, directed by John Boorman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1967
while The Eighth Day by Thornton Wilder 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 September 1967 ?
- North Korea - Republic Day (1948)
- Eastern Orthodoxy - Synaxis of the Theopatores Joachim and Anna
- California - Admission Day (to commemorate the state's admission to the USA)
- Japan - Chrysanthemum Day (Kiku no Sekku)
- Tajikistan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
- Akshay Kumar: Indian actor.
- Anna Malle: American porn star (d. 2006).
- B J Armstrong: NBA guard (Charlotte Hornets).
- BJ Armstrong: American basketball player, a guard for the Chicago Bulls and other teams.
- B Armstrong: American basketball player and sportscaster.
- Chris Caffery: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Savatage Trans-Siberian Orchestra and Metalium)
- Helen Flint: Actress (Sea Devils), dies after being hit by a car at 69.
- 1st successful Test flight of a Saturn V
- Debra Dene Barnes (Kansas), 20, crowned 40th Miss America 1968
- Uganda declares independence from Great Britain
- First successful test flight of a Saturn V booster rocket.
- Fashion Island, one of California's first outdoor shopping malls, opens in Newport Beach.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1967 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bobbie Gentry - Ode To Billie Joe
- The Box Tops - The Letter
- The Doors - Light My Fire
- The Beatles - All You Need Is Love
- Diana Ross and the Supremes - Reflections
- Bobby Vee - Come Back When You Grow Up
- Aretha Franklin - Baby I Love You
- Jay and the Techniques - Apples, Peaches, Pumpkin Pie
- The Temptations - You're My Everything
- Eric Burdon and the Animals - San Franciscan Nights
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