Tuesday July 11, 1967
US date format: 7/11/1967, UK date format: 11/7/1967
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 11, 1967). The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Andy Ashby and Jeff Corwin.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Windy by The Association.
In UK A Whiter Shade Of Pale by Procol Harum was in the top 5 hits.
A Taste of Flesh, directed by Doris Wishman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1967
while Tales Of Manhattan by Louis Auchincloss was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Die Witzakademie.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 11, 1967?
- Mongolia - Naadam Holiday
- Feast Day of Saint Benedict (founder of the Benedictine Order)
- United States: Free Slurpee at 7-Eleven (most locations do this - get a free 7.11oz Slurpee on 7-11).
- Bonfire night in Northern Ireland, precursor to The_Twelfth
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- 38th All Star Baseball Game: NL wins 2-1 in 15 at Anaheim Stadium, California
- All star MVP: Tony Perez (Cin Reds)
- Kenny Rogers forms 1st Edition
- In Denver, Colorado, USA a building is struck by a falling meteorite.
- Guy Favreau: Canadian lawyer judge and politician...
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 11, 1967?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Association - Windy
- The Music Explosion - Little Bit O'Soul
- Frankie Valli - Can't Take My Eyes Off You
- Scott McKenzie - San Francisco (Be Sure To Wear Flowers In Your Hair)
- Petula Clark - Don't Sleep In The Subway
- Every Mothers' Son - Come On Down To My Boat
- The 5th Dimension - Up-Up And Away
- The Doors - Light My Fire
- The 4 Seasons - C'mon Marianne
- Procol Harum - A Whiter Shade Of Pale
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Stevie Wonder - I Was Made To Love Her
- Bettye Swann - Make Me Yours
- Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell - Ain't No Mountain High Enough
- Oscar Toney, Jr. - For Your Precious Love
- Aretha Franklin - Respect
- Bar-Kays - Soul Finger
- The Temptations - All I Need
- Otis & Carla - Tramp
- Ray Charles - Here We Go Again
- Four Tops - 7 Rooms Of Gloom
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next July 11If July 11, 1967 is your birthday you're 53 years, 1 month, 1 day old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 10 months, 29 days.
What news were making the headlines those days in July 1967?
- LIFE: President Johnson daughter Luci and grandson Patrick
- Time: Art credited to group of New York City hippies calling themselves Group Image
- SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.8032
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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