Sunday 17 December 1967
It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Vincent Damphousse and Alan Nolet in Toronto.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Daydream Believer by The Monkees.
In UK Hello Goodbye by The Beatles was in the top 5 hits.
The Ambushers, directed by Henry Levin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1967
while A Modern Priest Looks At His Outdated Church by James J. Kavanaugh was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Adventure Island.
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- Vincent Damphousse: Canadian ice hockey player and sportscaster.
- Alan Nolet in Toronto: Ontario, Canada; gymnast (Olympics-1996).
- Vincent Damphousse in MontrTal: Quebec, Canada; NHL center (Montreal Canadiens).
- Pauline Maurice in Welland: Ontario, Canada; softball outfielder (Olympics-1996).
- Gigi D'Agostino: Italian DJ and producer.
- Karsten Neitzel: German footballer and manager.
- WEDW TV channel 49 in Bridgeport, CT (PBS) begins broadcasting
- Prime Minister of Australia Harold Holt disappears while swimming near Portsea, Victoria and is presumed drowned.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1967 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Monkees - Daydream Believer
- Gladys Knight & the Pips - I Heard It Through The Grapevine
- The Beatles - Hello Goodbye
- Smokey Robinson - I Second That Emotion
- The Cowsills - The Rain, The Park & Other Things
- Strawberry Alarm Clock - Incense And Peppermints
- Dionne Warwick - I Say A Little Prayer
- The Fantastic Johnny C - Boogaloo Down Broadway
- Diana Ross and the Supremes - In And Out Of Love
- Cher - You Better Sit Down Kids
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