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Sunday 8 October 1967

It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Emily Procter and Teddy Riley. In that special week of October people in US were listening to The Letter by The Box Tops. In UK Massachusetts by The Bee Gees was in the top 5 hits. Reflections in a Golden Eye, directed by John Huston, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1967 while An Operational Necessity by Gwyn Griffin was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Der Vater und sein Sohn.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

Der Vater und sein Sohn

Starring: Thomas Margulies, Hartmut Reck

Urutora sebun

Starring: Shôji Nakayama, Kôji Moritsugu, Yuriko Hishimi, Sandayû Dokumamushi

Country: Japan

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Le chevalier Tempête

Starring: Robert Etcheverry, Jacques Balutin, Geneviève Casile, Giani Esposito

Country: France

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Sherlock Holmes

Starring: Erich Schellow, Paul Edwin Roth, Manja Kafka, Hans Schellbach

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Inheritance

Starring: John Thaw, James Bolam, Michael Goodliffe, Thelma Whiteley

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Movies

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

Reflections in a Golden Eye

Directed by: John Huston

Starring: Elizabeth Taylor, Marlon Brando, Brian Keith

Country: United States

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Samurai Rebellion

Directed by: Masaki Kobayashi

Starring: Toshir Mifune, Yko Tsukasa, G Kat

Country: United States

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The Battle of Algiers

Directed by: Gillo Pontecorvo

Starring: Brahim Hadjadj, Jean Martin, Yacef Saadi

Country: United States

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Point Blank

Directed by: John Boorman

Starring: Lee Marvin, Angie Dickinson, Keenan Wynn

Country: United States

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The Trip

Directed by: Roger Corman

Starring: Peter Fonda, Susan Strasberg, Bruce Dern

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 8 October 1967 ?

Holidays:
  • French Republican Calendar - Citrouille (Pumpkin) Day, seventeenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Also see October 8 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Bolivia - reportedly, Che Guevara is honoured on this day at which he was captured in La Higuera, as San Ernesto, answering prayers for rain.
  • Wales and Cornwall - Saint Keyne
  • RC Saints - Saint Susan of Blois
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Bureau of Engraving and Printing Director Henry Holzclaw retires after 50 years service.
  • Guerrilla leader Che Guevara and his men are captured in Bolivia.
  • Vietnam War: U.S. Secretary of State Dean Rusk states during a news conference that proposals by the U.S. Congress for peace initiatives are futile, because of North Vietnam's opposition.
  • Desmond Morris publishes ''The Naked Ape''.

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Magazine Covers

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

  • Life: SS Queen Mary and Arab rifleman
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Marines at Con Thien -- Oct. 6, 1967
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.8044

Books

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

An Operational Necessity

By: Gwyn Griffin

It is January 5, 1945. A French freighter is torpedoed in the South Atlantic. By the laws of war, the shipwrecked survivors should be beyond further attack.

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Night Falls On The City

By: Sarah Gainham

Vienna in 1938 is a place of high culture, gilded opera houses and intellectual salons. Beautiful actress Julia Homburg and her politician husband Franz Wedeker embody all the enlightened brilliance of their native city

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Everything But Money

By: Sam Levenson

Autobiography, New York City Studies, Sociology

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A Night Of Watching

By: Elliott Arnold

Designed for Key Stages 3 and 4 of the National Curriculum and published jointly by BBC and Longman, "Etoiles" offers a range of multimedia resources which aim to encourage learning by capturing the interest of the students.

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