Thursday 15 February 1968
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of February people in US were listening to Love Is Blue (L'Amour Est Bleu) by Paul Mauriat and His Orchestra.
In UK The Mighty Quinn by Manfred Mann was in the top 5 hits.
Five Million Years to Earth, directed by Roy Ward Baker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1968
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..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 15 February 1968 ?
- John Frum Day in Vanuatu 
- Gummy Bear Day in United States
- National Day in Serbia
- Candlemas in Russia and other Eastern Orthodox countries
- Saint Siegfried of Sweden
- Saints Faustin and Jovita
- Saint Georgia
- Blessed Claude de la ColombiFre
- Flag Day in Canada
- Axelle Red: Belgian singer and songwriter, daughter of solicitor Roland Demal.
- Michael Easton in Los Angeles: California, USA; actor (Tanner - Days of Our Lives).
- Mieke Suys: Belgian triathlete.
- Kurt Robin McKinney in Louisville: Kentucky, USA; actor (Ned - General Hospital).
- Gloria Trevi: Mexican pop-rock singer-songwriter.
- Little Walter: rocker, dies at age 37.
- WVUT TV channel 22 in Vincennes, IN (PBS) begins broadcasting
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1968 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Paul Mauriat and His Orchestra - Love Is Blue (L'Amour Est Bleu)
- Otis Redding - (Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay
- John Fred & His Playboy Band - Judy In Disguise (With Glasses)
- The Lemon Pipers - Green Tambourine
- Dionne Warwick - (Theme From) Valley Of The Dolls
- Classics IV - Spooky
- The Temptations - I Wish It Would Rain
- Goin' Out Of My Head/Can't Take My Eyes Off You (Medley) - The Lettermen
- The Human Beinz - Nobody But Me
- Tommy Boyce and Bobby Hart - I Wonder What She's Doing Tonite
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?