Tuesday 17 January 1967
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include William Michael Heinen Jr in Rayne and Gregory Caccia in Bayshore.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to I'm A Believer by The Monkees.
In UK Green Green Grass Of Home by Tom Jones was in the top 5 hits.
A Fistful of Dollars, directed by Sergio Leone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1967
while Valley of the Dolls by Jacqueline Susann was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Der dritte Handschuh.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 17 January 1967 ?
- Catholicism - Feast day of the following saints: St. Anthony and Amelbert.
- Ancient Latvia - Zirgu Diena observed
- William Michael Heinen Jr in Rayne: Louisiana, USA; PGA golfer (1994 Shell Houston).
- Gregory Caccia in Bayshore: New York, USA; team handball right back (Olympics-1996).
- Song Kang-ho: South Korean actor.
- Richard Hawley: English singer-songwriter guitarist and producer (Pulp and Longpigs).
- Filippo Raciti: Italian police officer (Born 1967).
- Evelyn Nesbit: American model and actress (d. 1967).
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1967 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Monkees - I'm A Believer
- The Royal Guardsmen - Snoopy Vs. The Red Baron
- Aaron Neville - Tell It Like It Is
- Paul Revere & the Raiders - Good Thing
- The Mamas & The Papas - Words Of Love
- Four Tops - Standing In The Shadows Of Love
- The Seekers - Georgy Girl
- Nancy Sinatra - Sugar Town
- The Lovin' Spoonful - Nashville Cats
- The 4 Seasons - Tell It To The Rain
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