Sunday 20 August 1967
It was Sunday, 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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 20 August 1967 ?
- Morocco - Revolution of the King and the People Day
- RC saints - Saint Bernard of Clairvaux
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Asm� (Names) - First day of the ninth month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- Estonia - Restoration Day
- Hungary - St. Stephen's day, the main national holiday in Hungary
- Valérie Decamp: French business leader, who was President and CEO of La Tribune from 2010 to 2012, making her the first woman owner and director of a national daily newspaper in France.
- Jean-Michel Braquet: French terrorist victim; kidnapped in Cambodia on 7/26/1994 and murdered with iron bars along with other captives by the Khmers Rouges.
- Tori : American bodybuilder and wrestler.
- Andy Benes: American pro baseball pitcher who has played for three teams in his professional career.
- Michael "Sean" Hall: Williamsburg, Virginia -- Rower (1996 Olympics).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1967 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bobbie Gentry - Ode To Billie Joe
- The Doors - Light My Fire
- The Beatles - All You Need Is Love
- Stevie Wonder - I Was Made To Love Her
- The Monkees - Pleasant Valley Sunday
- Aretha Franklin - Baby I Love You
- Procol Harum - A Whiter Shade Of Pale
- The Buckinghams - Mercy, Mercy, Mercy
- James Brown - Cold Sweat - Part 1
- The Young Rascals - A Girl Like You
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