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Tuesday 8 August 1967

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Ben Fouchee and Howard Cross. In that special week of August people in US were listening to Light My Fire by The Doors. In UK San Francisco (Be Sure To Wear Some Flowers In Your Hair) by Scott Mckenzie was in the top 5 hits. Bonnie and Clyde, directed by Arthur Penn, 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 ¿Es usted el asesino?.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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TV Series

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¿Es usted el asesino?

Starring: Narciso Ibáñez Menta, María Jesús Lara, Lorenzo Ramírez, Marga de los Llanos

Country: Spain

Landarzt Dr. Brock

Starring: Rudolf Prack, Erna Sellmer, Gardy Granass, Kurt Großkurth

Ninja Hattorikun + Ninja Kaijû Zippô

Starring: Katsuyuki Mizutani, Yoshirô Hamaji, Kazuo Kumakura, Katsumi Takamiya

Country: Japan

Ein Fall für Titus Bunge

Starring: Ralf Wolter, Ruth-Maria Kubitschek

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Kenilworth

Starring: Jeremy Brett, John Bryans, John Fraser, Patricia Fuller

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Bonnie and Clyde

Directed by: Arthur Penn

Starring: Warren Beatty, Faye Dunaway, Michael J. Pollard

Country: United States

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In the Heat of the Night

Directed by: Norman Jewison

Starring: Sidney Poitier, Rod Steiger, Warren Oates

Country: United States

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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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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 August 1967 ?

Holidays:
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Dominic de Guzman, priest, (1170-1221).
  • Sweden - Namesday of Queen Silvia, an Official Flag Day.
  • Taiwan: Father's Day. (In Mandarin, Ba Ba means father and 8-8, or August 8).
  • St. Hormisdas
  • St. Smaragdus (and companions)
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore and Thailand meet to form Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN)
  • The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is founded by Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore and Thailand.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.8036
  • Life: Troops patrol Detroit afire
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Detroit Race Riots -- Aug. 4, 1967

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Eighth Day

By: Thornton Wilder

Thornton Wilder’s renowned 1967 National Book Award–winning novel features a foreword by John Updike and an afterword by Tappan Wilder, who draws on such unique sources as Wilder’s unpublished letters, handwritten annotations in the margins of the book, and other ...

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The New Industrial State

By: John Kenneth Galbraith

With searing wit and incisive commentary, John Kenneth Galbraith redefined America's perception of itself in The New Industrial State, one of his landmark works. The United States is no longer a free-enterprise society, Galbraith argues, but a structured state controlled ...

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The Death Of A President

By: William Manchester

William Manchester's epic and definitive account of President John F. Kennedy's assassination--now restored to print in a new paperback edition.As the world still reeled from the tragic and historic events of November 22, 1963, William Manchester set out, at the ...

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Everything But Money

By: Sam Levenson

Autobiography, New York City Studies, Sociology

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