Sunday April 23, 1967

US date format: 4/23/1967, UK date format: 23/4/1967

It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus (see zodiac on April 23, 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 Melina Kanakaredes and Rheal Cormier in New Brunswick. In that special week of April people in US were listening to Somethin' Stupid by Nancy Sinatra. In UK Somethin' Stupid by Nancy Sinatra & Frank Sinatra was in the top 5 hits. Two for the Road, directed by Stanley Donen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1967 while The Birds Fall Down by Rebecca West was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching La princesse du rail.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Saint Gerard (d.1138)
  • UNESCO International Day of the Book in honor of Shakespeare's and Cervantes's death on April 23, 1616.
  • Turkey - National Sovereignty and Children's Day (1920)
  • Israel - Yom Ha'atzma'ut (Israeli Independence Day) for 2007: (the observed date of this national holiday is determined by the Jewish Calendar).
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Events

  • Soyuz 1 launched; Vladimir Komarov becomes 1st in-flight casualty
  • Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Raleigh Ladies Golf Invitational.
  • Soviet space program: Soyuz 1 (Russian: ???? 1, Union 1) is a manned spaceflight, Launched into orbit carrying cosmonaut Colonel Vladimir Komarov.

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Movies

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The Young Girls of Rochefort

The Young Girls of Rochefort

Directed by: Jacques Demy

Starring: Catherine Deneuve, George Chakiris, Françoise Dorléac, Jacques Perrin

Country: United States of America

Two for the Road

Two for the Road

Directed by: Stanley Donen

Starring: Audrey Hepburn, Albert Finney, Eleanor Bron, William Daniels

Country: United States of America

Elvira Madigan

Elvira Madigan

Directed by: Bo Widerberg

Starring: Pia Degermark, Thommy Berggren, Lennart Malmer, Cleo Jensen

Country: United States of America

Hombre

Hombre

Directed by: Martin Ritt

Starring: Paul Newman, Fredric March, Richard Boone, Diane Cilento

Country: United States of America

The Night of the Generals

The Night of the Generals

Directed by: Anatole Litvak

Starring: Peter O'Toole, Omar Sharif, Tom Courtenay, Donald Pleasence

Country: United States of America

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TV Series

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Callan

Callan

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Starring: Edward Woodward, Russell Hunter, Lisa Langdon, Anthony Valentine

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

La princesse du rail

La princesse du rail

CBS Children's Film Festival

CBS Children's Film Festival

Starring: Perry Benson

Country: United States of America

Dreizehn Briefe

Dreizehn Briefe

Starring: Hans-Walter Clasen, Camilla Horn

Kommissar Brahm

Kommissar Brahm

Starring: Paul Klinger, Manfred Seipold, Otto Stern, Ursula Mellin

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Birds Fall Down by Rebecca West

The Birds Fall Down

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No dust jacket. Binding torn and loose. Library sticker on front cover.Hardback, ex-library, with usual stamps and markings, in fair all round condition.

Valley of the Dolls by Jacqueline Susann

Valley of the Dolls

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The All-Time Pop Culture Classic!Dolls: red or black; capsules or tablets; washed down with vodka or swallowed straight—for Anne, Neely, and Jennifer, it doesn’t matter, as long as the pill bottle is within easy reach.

Everything But Money by Sam Levenson

Everything But Money

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Autobiography, New York City Studies, Sociology

Tales Of Manhattan by Louis Auchincloss

Tales Of Manhattan

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Tales of Manhattan is divided into three parts with each story about a well-heeled resident of Manhattan-entrenched in power through family and money, these are the type of people that Louis Auchincloss understood, and chose to write penetrating stories about.

The Secret Of Santa Vittoria by Robert Crichton

The Secret Of Santa Vittoria

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Remote from the rest of war-torn Italy, the little town of Santa Vittoria has but one thing to boast of: its fabulous wine cellars. For this cause, the citizens, led by their wine-loving mayor Bombolini, scheme and plot to prevent …

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on April 23, 1967?

On April 23, 1967 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is April 23, 1967?

On April 23, 1967 the zodiac sign was Taurus.

Who was the US President on April 23, 1967?

On April 23, 1967 the US President was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 23, 1967?

On April 23, 1967 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).

Who was the Pope on April 23, 1967?

On April 23, 1967 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on April 23, 1967?

On April 23, 1967 several famous people were born including, Melina Kanakaredes, Katia Alens, Rheal Cormier in New Brunswick.

What was the number one song in April 23, 1967?

The number one song in the week of April 23, 1967 was Somethin' Stupid by Nancy Sinatra in US and Somethin' Stupid by Nancy Sinatra & Frank Sinatra in UK.

What were the top hits on April 23, 1967?

The top hits on April 23, 1967 were Somethin' Stupid by Nancy Sinatra, Happy Together by The Turtles, A Little Bit Me, A Little Bit You by The Monkees in US and Somethin' Stupid by Nancy Sinatra & Frank Sinatra, Puppet On A String by Sandie Shaw, Release Me by Engelbert Humperdinck in UK.


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