Wednesday 20 September 1967
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of September people in US were listening to The Letter by The Box Tops.
In UK The Last Waltz by Engelbert Humperdinck was in the top 5 hits.
Samurai Rebellion, directed by Masaki Kobayashi, 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..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 20 September 1967 ?
- Martin Harrison: NFL defensive end (Minn Vikings).
- Kristen Johnston: American actress.
- Alex Jordan: American porn actress and director (d. 1995).
- Gunnar Nelson: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Nelson).
- Matthew Nelson: American singer-songwriter and bass player (Nelson).
- Catherine Bond-Mills: Woodstock, Ontario -- Heptathlete (1996 Olympics)
- Henri Mulet: Composer, dies at 88.
- Benin separates from Nigeria
- British liner Queen Elizabeth II launched at Clydebank Scotland
- WCAE TV channel 50 in St. John, IN (PBS) begins broadcasting
- WCIX TV channel 6 in Miami, Florida (CBS) begins broadcasting
- Hurricane Beulah hits Texas-Mexican border, kills 38.
- RMS Queen Elizabeth 2 is launched at John Brown & Company, Clydebank, Scotland. It is operated by the Cunard Line.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1967 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bobbie Gentry - Ode To Billie Joe
- The Box Tops - The Letter
- The Association - Never My Love
- Diana Ross and the Supremes - Reflections
- Bobby Vee - Come Back When You Grow Up
- Jay and the Techniques - Apples, Peaches, Pumpkin Pie
- (Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher And Higher - Jackie Wilson
- The Temptations - You're My Everything
- Wilson Pickett - Funky Broadway
- Peter, Paul and Mary - I Dig Rock And Roll Music
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