Thursday 27 July 1967
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Emiel van Eijkeren and Jeff Novak.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Light My Fire by The Doors.
In UK A Whiter Shade Of Pale by Procol Harum was in the top 5 hits.
In the Heat of the Night, directed by Norman Jewison, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1967
while A Night Of Watching by Elliott Arnold was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Ninja Hattorikun + Ninja Kaijû Zippô.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 27 July 1967 ?
- Maldives - Independence Day, 2nd Day
- Vietnam - Memorial Day for War Martyrs
- Ancient Latvia - Septinu Guletaju Diena held
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 10 saints: St. Pantaleon
- St. Congall
- The Seven Sleepers, Saints Maximian
- Cuba - Revolution Day, 2nd Day
- St. Luican
- Emiel van Eijkeren: Soccer player (FC The Hague / NEC).
- Jeff Novak: NFL tackle (Jacksonville Jaguars).
- Sasha Mitchell in Los Angeles: California, USA; actor (Spike of Bensonhurst).
- Rahul Bose: Indian journalist actor director and screenwriter.
- Juliana Hatfield: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Blake Babies Some Girls and The Lemonheads).
- Takuya Kirimoto: Japanese actor and voice actor
- Hans Mathisen: Norwegian guitarist and composer
- Sasha Mitchell: American actor
- Neil Smith: English cricketer
- Kellie Waymire: American actress (d. 2003)
- Craig Wolanin: Grosse Pointe -- NHL defenseman (Colorado Avalanche)
- Arabs Federation Premier Hoesein Al Bayoomi resigns
- Helmond Sport soccer team forms
- LBJ sets up commission to study cause of urban violence
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1967 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Doors - Light My Fire
- Stevie Wonder - I Was Made To Love Her
- The Association - Windy
- Frankie Valli - Can't Take My Eyes Off You
- Procol Harum - A Whiter Shade Of Pale
- The Music Explosion - Little Bit O'Soul
- The Buckinghams - Mercy, Mercy, Mercy
- Jefferson Airplane - White Rabbit
- The 5th Dimension - Up-Up And Away
- The 4 Seasons - C'mon Marianne
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