Friday 13 October 1967
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.
Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple, directed by Hiroshi Inagaki, 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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released this week ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 13 October 1967 ?
- RC Saints - translation (1163) of Saint Edward the Confessor; memorial of Saint Gerald of Aurillac
- Roman festivals - Fontanalia: festival dedicated to Fontus
- French Republican Calendar - POche (Peach) Day, twenty-second day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Also see October 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- John Peel Day - A day celebrating the life and influence of the late John Peel.
- Derrick Moore: NFL running back (Az Cardinals, Carolina Panthers).
- Kate Walsh: American actress.
- Scott Cooper: American baseball player.
- Trevor Hoffman: Anaheim, California -- Pitcher (San Diego Padres).
- Javier Sotomayor: Cuban jumper (world record 1989).
- Steve Vickers: English footballer
- CBS radio cancels House Party
- The first game in the history of the American Basketball Association is played as the Anaheim Amigos lose to the Oakland Oaks 134-129 in Oakland, California.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1967 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Lulu - To Sir With Love
- Bobbie Gentry - Ode To Billie Joe
- The Box Tops - The Letter
- Sam & Dave - Soul Man
- The Association - Never My Love
- Bobby Vee - Come Back When You Grow Up
- The Young Rascals - How Can I Be Sure
- Bill Cosby - Little Ole Man (Uptight-Everything's Alright)
- (Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher And Higher - Jackie Wilson
- Brenton Wood - Gimme Little Sign
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