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Saturday 19 August 1967

1967-08-19

It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of August people in US were listening to All You Need Is Love by The Beatles. In UK San Francisco (Be Sure To Wear Some Flowers In Your Hair) by Scott Mckenzie was in the top 5 hits. The Trip, directed by Roger Corman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1967 while The Eighth Day by Thornton Wilder was one of the best selling books.
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Movies

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

The Trip

Directed by: Roger Corman

Starring: Peter Fonda, Susan Strasberg, Bruce Dern

Country: United States

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The Exterminating Angel

Directed by: Luis Buuel

Starring: Silvia Pinal, Jacqueline Andere, Enrique Rambal

Country: United States

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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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 19 August 1967 ?

Holidays:
  • Roman festivals - Vinalia Rustica celebrated in honor of Venus Libitina commemorating the founding of the oldest known temple to her, on the Esquiline Hill, in 293 BC on this date.
  • RC saints - Saint Sebald, Saint Louis of Toulouse, Jean-Eudes de MTzeray
  • Afghanistan - Afghan Independence Day see above: 1919
  • National Day of the Filipino Language, Philippines - Holiday for Quezon City, Quezon Province and other municipalities named after Manuel Quezon
  • National Aviation Day, USA
Famous Birthdays:
  • Jason Starkey: British noted family, the son of Ringo Starr and his first wife, Maureen.
  • Jason Starsky: son of The Beatles' Ringo Starr.
  • Satya Nadella: Indian-American businessman.
  • Khandro Rinpoche: Indian spiritual leader.
  • Randy Baldwin: American football player who last played in the 1995 season as a running back/kick returner for the Baltimore Ravens.
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Famous Deaths:
  • Carl W de Vries: Dutch (Great-granddad King William III), dies at 84.
  • Isaac Deutscher: Polish / Eng Historian (Stalin-biography), dies at 60.
  • Hugo Gernsback: German-American businessman, editor, inventor and founder, and the world's first radio-supply-house dealer.
Facts:
  • West Germany receives 36 East German prisoners it has quotpurchasedquot through the border posts of Herleshausen and Wartha.
  • A truce is declared in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
  • The People's Republic of China announces that it has shot down United States planes violating its airspace.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Life: Model Veruschka
  • Time: Painting of Captain Bus Mosbacher at the helm the U.S. America's Cup entry, Intrepid, by noted mari
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.8037

Books

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

The Secret Of Santa Vittoria

By: Robert Crichton

[Read by Christopher Hurt] Remote from the rest of war-torn Italy, the little town of Santa Vittoria has but one thing to boast of: its fabulous wine cellars.

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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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