Saturday July 13, 1968

US date format: 7/13/1968, UK date format: 13/7/1968

It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 13, 1968). 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 Ann Ceurvels and Katie Roiphe. In that special week of July people in US were listening to This Guy's In Love With You by Herb Alpert. In UK Baby Come Back by The Equals was in the top 5 hits. Yellow Submarine, directed by George Dunning, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1968 while The French Chef Cookbook by Julia Child was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching A Muralha. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Hamurabi.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Mongolia - Naadam Holiday, 3rd day
  • Bah�'f Faith - Feast of K�lim�t (Words) - First day of the seventh month of the Bah�'f Calendar
  • Bon Festival - Buddhist festival to honor the dead (East Japan)
  • Kiribati - Independence Day, 2nd day (not a holiday)

Events

  • 97th British Golf Open: Gary Player shoots 289 at Carnoustie Scotland
  • French Government - Couve de Murville forms

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Movies

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Yellow Submarine

Yellow Submarine

Directed by: George Dunning

Starring: Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Ringo Starr, John Lennon

Country: United States of America

Pretty Poison

Pretty Poison

Directed by: Noel Black

Starring: Anthony Perkins, Tuesday Weld, Beverly Garland, John Randolph

Star!

Star!

Directed by: Robert Wise

Starring: Julie Andrews, Richard Crenna, Michael Craig, Daniel Massey

For Love of Ivy

For Love of Ivy

Directed by: Daniel Mann

Starring: Sidney Poitier, Abbey Lincoln, Beau Bridges, Nan Martin

Snake Woman's Curse

Snake Woman's Curse

Directed by: Nobuo Nakagawa

Starring: Yukiko Kuwahara, Yukie Kagawa, Seizaburô Kawazu, Kô Nishimura

TV Series

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A Muralha

A Muralha

Directed by: Carlos Araujo

Showtime

Showtime

Directed by: Tom Dey

What Maisie Knew

What Maisie Knew

Directed by: Scott McGehee

One Life to Live

One Life to Live

Les diables au village

Les diables au village

Days to next July 13

If July 13, 1968 is your birthday you're 52 years, 22 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months, 9 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The French Chef Cookbook by Julia Child

The French Chef Cookbook

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The French Chef Cookbook From The French Chef, the PBS series that began it all, here are all the recipes that introduced Julia Child to an American public hungry for

Or I'Ll Dress You In Mourning by Larry Collins and Dominique Lapierre

Or I'Ll Dress You In Mourning

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From the City of Light to the Suit of Lights with the authors of Is Paris Burning? as they trace the rise of matador El Cordobes from anonymous, impoverished boyhood to

The Naked Ape by Desmond Morris

The Naked Ape

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This work has become a benchmark of popular anthropology and psychology.Zoologist Desmond Morris considers humans as being simply another animal species in this classic book first published in 1967.

The Right People by Stephen Birmingham

The Right People

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Stephen Birmingham, whose wise and witty ways with the privileged and well-placed have seen him successfully through five novels, as well as "Our Crowd" - a study of New York's Jewish

Heaven Help Us! by Herbert Tarr

Heaven Help Us!

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"This very funny book should allay certain anxieties among curious gentiles who wonder uneasily what really goes on inside the fancy synagogue on 13th Avenue...

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Hamurabi

Hamurabi

Platform: PDP-8, Personal computer

Genre: Strategy game, Text-based game


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