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Saturday 24 June 1967

1967-06-24

It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of June people in US were listening to Groovin' by The Young Rascals. In UK A Whiter Shade Of Pale by Procol Harum was in the top 5 hits. The Dirty Dozen, directed by Robert Aldrich, 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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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The Dirty Dozen

Directed by: Robert Aldrich

Starring: Lee Marvin, Ernest Borgnine, Charles Bronson

Country: United States

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To Sir, with Love

Directed by: James Clavell

Starring: Sidney Poitier, Judy Geeson, Christian Roberts

Country: United States

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You Only Live Twice

Directed by: Lewis Gilbert

Starring: Sean Connery, Akiko Wakabayashi, Mie Hama

Country: United States

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The Face of Another

Directed by: Hiroshi Teshigahara

Starring: Tatsuya Nakadai, Mikijiro Hira, Kyko Kishida

Country: United States

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El Dorado

Directed by: Howard Hawks

Starring: John Wayne, Robert Mitchum, James Caan

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Coronet Blue

Written by: Larry Cohen

Starring: Frank Converse, Joe Silver

Country: United States

The Further Adventures of the Musketeers

Starring: Joss Ackland, Brian Blessed, William Dexter, John Woodvine

Country: United Kingdom

The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour

Starring: Tom Smothers, Dick Smothers, Pat Paulsen, Peter Cullen

Country: United States

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CBS Children's Film Festival

Starring: Perry Benson

Country: United States

Callan

Written by: James Mitchell

Starring: Edward Woodward, Russell Hunter, Lisa Langdon, Anthony Valentine

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 June 1967 ?

Holidays:
  • Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Saint John the Baptist, patron saint of QuTbec
  • Discovery Day in Newfoundland and Labrador (celebrating the 1497 discovery by John Cabot)
  • Bannockburn Day in Scotland (see 1314 above)
  • Quarter days in England
  • Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Rahmat (Mercy) - First day of the sixth month of the Bah�'f Calendar
Famous Birthdays:
  • Richard Kruspe: Guitarist.
  • Morten Klintø: Danish writer, the author of three books: "Blåt mærke" (Bruises, 2000), "Stjernekøkken" (Star Cuisine, 2001) and "Arkiv for skrøbelighed" (Archive of Fragility, 2004).
  • Scott Oden: American writer.
  • Richard Z Kruspe: German guitarist (Rammstein).
  • Jeff Cease: Nashville, Tennessee -- Guitarist (Black Crowes-Shake Your Money Maker).
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Facts:
  • Pope Paul VI publishes encyclical Sacerdotalis coelibatus
  • US Congress passes an Act to Authorize Adjustments of Outstanding Silver Certificates and Other Purposes. This allows the Treasury to write off amounts of silver certificates destroyed and remaining in collectors hands, and to cease redemptions in silver one year from adoption of the act.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Life: Israeli soldier cools off in the Suez Canal
  • Time: Yale University president Kingman Brewster Jr.
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.8029

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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