Friday 22 December 1967
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of December people in US were listening to Daydream Believer by The Monkees.
In UK Hello Goodbye by The Beatles was in the top 5 hits.
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly, directed by Sergio Leone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1967
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 this week ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 22 December 1967 ?
- R.C. Saints - commemoration of Frances Xavier Cabrini
- Spain: the main draw of Spanish National Lottery, where it is a Christmas tradition.
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Capricorn
- In the Northern Hemisphere, the winter solstice occurs on or very close to this date. In the Southern Hemisphere, the summer solstice occurs around this time.
- Also see December 22 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Japan - T?ji (winter solstice)
- Richey Edwards: Welsh singer-songwriter and guitarist (Manic Street Preachers) (d. 1995).
- Stéphane Gendron: Canadian lawyer and politician.
- Rebecca Harris: English businesswoman and politician.
- Paul Morris: Australian race car driver and businessman.
- Dan Petrescu: Romanian footballer and manager.
- Stephane Gendron: Quebec politician
- Sean Foster: WLAF wide receiver (Rhein Fire).
- Mike Sullivan: NFL center (Tampa Bay Buccaneers).
- Lee Krieger: Actor (Clambake, One Way Wahini), dies at 48.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1967 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Union Gap - Woman, Woman
- The Monkees - Daydream Believer
- The Beatles - Hello Goodbye
- Strawberry Alarm Clock - Incense And Peppermints
- Gladys Knight & the Pips - I Heard It Through The Grapevine
- The Cowsills - The Rain, The Park & Other Things
- Smokey Robinson - I Second That Emotion
- Dionne Warwick - I Say A Little Prayer
- The Fantastic Johnny C - Boogaloo Down Broadway
- Cher - You Better Sit Down Kids
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