#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Monday 8 May 1967

It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Viviana Durante . In that special week of May people in US were listening to The Happening by The Supremes. In UK Silence Is Golden by The Tremeloes was in the top 5 hits. For a Few Dollars More, directed by Sergio Leone, 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 Kommissar Brahm.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1967 or at May 08 across the years.

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

Have a look at the old newspapers from 8 May 1967 and get them!

TV Series

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

The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour

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

Country: United States

More info

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 of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

More info

The Invaders

Written by: Larry Cohen

Starring: Roy Thinnes

Country: United States

More info

Look and Read

Starring: Charles Collingwood, Struan Rodger, Stephen Leigh, Veronica Purcell

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Movies

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

For a Few Dollars More

Directed by: Sergio Leone

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Lee Van Cleef, Gian Maria Volont

Country: United States

More info

Karate Kid

Directed by: Abraham Cruz

Starring: Tony Ferrer, Vilma Valera, Diana Dean

Country: United States

Two for the Road

Directed by: Stanley Donen

Starring: Audrey Hepburn, Albert Finney, Eleanor Bron

Country: United States

More info

Casino Royale

Directed by: Val Guest

Starring: David Niven, Peter Sellers, Ursula Andress

Country: United States

More info

Double Trouble

Directed by: Norman Taurog

Starring: Elvis Presley, Annette Day, John Williams

Country: United States

More info

Find out your future

Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 8 May 1967!

GET YOUR FREE NUMEROLOGY REPORT NOW

Wish him/her..

Send your special wishes with this personalized page

Send him/her your special wishes with this personalized page

Click here for a personalized message

Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 May 1967 ?

Holidays:
  • Saints Wiro, Plechelmus and Otger
  • Saint Macharius of Ghent (died 1012)
  • Parents' Day in South Korea
  • Iris feast of the Region of Brussels capital (in Belgium)
  • VE Day
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 08 May
Famous Deaths:
  • Elmer Rice: New York playwright/director/novelist, dies at age 74.
  • LaVerne Andrews: American contralto singer, the eldest of the three siblings known as The Andrews Sisters, a close harmony singing group of the swing and boogie-woogie eras.
  • Barbara Payton: American actress onscreen from 1940.
Facts:
  • Muhammad Ali is indicted for refusing induction in US Army
  • The Philippine province of Davao is split into three: Davao del Norte, Davao del Sur, and Davao Oriental.

Where were your ancestors 100 years before 8 May 1967

Discover their stories. Preserve your legacy.

Our team of professional genealogists provide full-service genealogical research for clients worldwide, helping them discover their roots and personal history through records, narratives, and DNA.

Request a free consultation

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Don't miss our monthly news, no spam guarantee Click here to Subscribe

...and if 8 May 1967 was your Birth Date then Join our Birthday Club!

Genealogy: find out your family heritage

Make this date unforgettable

Have a look at our special collection of personalized gifts

Look at our personalized gifts

Magazine Covers

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

  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.8023
  • Life: Mia Farrow
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: General Westmoreland -- May 5, 1967

Books

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

The Secret Of Santa Vittoria

By: Robert Crichton

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. For this cause, the citizens, led by their wine-loving mayor Bombolini, scheme and plot to prevent ...

More info

The Boston Strangler

By: Gerald Frank

New York Times Bestseller and Winner of the Edgar Award: The definitive account of the notorious serial killer—and the manhunt that followed his rampage. On June 14, 1962, twenty-five-year-old Juris Slesers arrived at his mother’s apartment to drive her to ...

More info

Everything But Money

By: Sam Levenson

Autobiography, New York City Studies, Sociology

More info

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? ...

More info

Remember when

Birthday and personalized Football books

Discover our birthday books

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?


#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Tell the world why 8 May 1967 is such a special date for you!