Wednesday 26 July 1967
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include David McKenzie and Viviana Ballabio.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Light My Fire by The Doors.
In UK A Whiter Shade Of Pale by Procol Harum was in the top 5 hits.
In the Heat of the Night, directed by Norman Jewison, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1967
while The Eighth Day by Thornton Wilder was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Ein Fall für Titus Bunge.
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Which were the important events of 26 July 1967 ?
- David McKenzie: Footscray, Victoria -- Australasia golfer.
- Viviana Ballabio: Italian member of a basketball team, Italian Nationales, which won the European Silver Medal in Rome, June 1995.
- Simona Virgilio: Italian noted family, the daughter of Paola Gassman and Luciano Virgilio.
- Jason Statham: Movie Actor.
- Martin Baker: English organist and conductor.
- Anthony Durante: American professional wrestler (d. 2003)
- Tim Schafer: American video game designer founded Double Fine Productions
- Matthijs Vermeulen: Dutch composer and music journalist.
- Twins beat Yanks 3-2 in 18
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1967 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Doors - Light My Fire
- Stevie Wonder - I Was Made To Love Her
- The Association - Windy
- Frankie Valli - Can't Take My Eyes Off You
- Procol Harum - A Whiter Shade Of Pale
- The Music Explosion - Little Bit O'Soul
- The Buckinghams - Mercy, Mercy, Mercy
- Jefferson Airplane - White Rabbit
- The 5th Dimension - Up-Up And Away
- The 4 Seasons - C'mon Marianne
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