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Sunday 13 August 1967

It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Taro Tan and Quinn Cummings in Los Angeles. In that special week of August people in US were listening to Light My Fire by The Doors. In UK San Francisco (Be Sure To Wear Some Flowers In Your Hair) by Scott Mckenzie was in the top 5 hits. Bonnie and Clyde, directed by Arthur Penn, 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 ¿Es usted el asesino?.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

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Movies

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

Bonnie and Clyde

Directed by: Arthur Penn

Starring: Warren Beatty, Faye Dunaway, Michael J. Pollard

Country: United States

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In the Heat of the Night

Directed by: Norman Jewison

Starring: Sidney Poitier, Rod Steiger, Warren Oates

Country: United States

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The Dirty Dozen

Directed by: Robert Aldrich

Starring: Lee Marvin, Ernest Borgnine, Charles Bronson

Country: United States

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To Sir, with Love

Directed by: James Clavell

Starring: Sidney Poitier, Judy Geeson, Christian Roberts

Country: United States

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You Only Live Twice

Directed by: Lewis Gilbert

Starring: Sean Connery, Akiko Wakabayashi, Mie Hama

Country: United States

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TV Series

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

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

Tonight with Dave Allen

Starring: Dave Allen

Country: United Kingdom

Danger Island

Starring: Mervyn Joseph, Robert Gillespie, Garard Green, Pearl Hackney

Country: United Kingdom

Coronet Blue

Written by: Larry Cohen

Starring: Frank Converse, Joe Silver

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 13 August 1967 ?

Holidays:
  • International Lefthanders Day
  • St. Wigbert
  • RC saints - Pontianus and Hippolytus, Radegunde (help against the pox), Cassianus of Imola (patron of shorthand-writers)
  • In Brasil, Friday 13 August (agosto) is considered to be especially filled with sorrow (desgosto)
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 6 saints: St. Hippolytus
Famous Birthdays:
  • Taro Tan: Montreal, Quebec -- 65 kg judoka (1996 Olympics).
  • Quinn Cummings in Los Angeles: California, USA; actress (Annie - Family, Goodbye Girl).
  • Amelie Nothomb: Belgian writer.
  • Jin Xing: Chinese popular contemporary dancer, choreographer and actor; a pioneering transsexual who changed from male to female in 1995, paving the way for many other Chinese transsexuals to have sex reassignment surgery.
  • Tracy Rogers: American athlete, pro football player, line backer.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Jane Darwell: Actress (Girls in Prison), dies of heart attack at 87.
Facts:
  • WQLN TV channel 54 in Erie, PA (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • Night of the Grizzlies sparks national concern over bear drama, from PBS in Montana's Glacier National Park.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Life: USS Forrestal disaster
  • Time: Executive director of the National Urban League
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.8036

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Secret Of Santa Vittoria

By: Robert Crichton

Dell # 7710; mmpb issued 1967. From a review on the back cover, "A robust and wonderful tale...one of the best novels to come out of World War II."

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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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