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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in June 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.

But much more happened on June 1967: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of June 1967?


Events

  • 01 Jun 1967 Mayor-council form of government instituted for Washington, DC.
  • 02 Jun 1967 Race riots in Roxbury section of Boston, Massachusetts.
  • 03 Jun 1967 99th Belmont: Bill Shoemaker aboard Damascus wins in 2:28.8
  • 04 Jun 1967 19th Emmy Awards: Mission Impossible, Monkees, Don Knotts and Lucy Ball
  • 05 Jun 1967 6 day war between Israel and Arab neighbors begin
  • 06 Jun 1967 Israeli troops occupy Gaza
  • 07 Jun 1967 Israel captures Wailing Wall in East Jerusalem, Jericho and Bethlehem
  • 08 Jun 1967 Israel attacks USS Liberty in Mediterranean, killing 34 US crewmen.
  • 09 Jun 1967 Israeli troops reach Suez Canal
  • 10 Jun 1967 Israel, Syria, Jordan, Iraq and Egypt end 6-Day War with UN help
  • 11 Jun 1967 A J Foyt and Dan Gurney drove a Ford to victory in Le Mans
  • 12 Jun 1967 Israel wins 6 day war
  • 13 Jun 1967 You Only Live Twice premieres in US
  • 14 Jun 1967 Mariner 5 Launch (Venus Flyby)
  • 15 Jun 1967 Gov Reagan signs liberalized California abortion bill
  • 16 Jun 1967 50,000 attend Monterey International Pop Festival.
  • 17 Jun 1967 Somebody To Love by Jefferson Airplane peaks at #5
  • 18 Jun 1967 67th US Golf Open: Jack Nicklaus shoots 275 at Baltusrol Golf Club - New Jersey
  • 19 Jun 1967 Muhammad Ali is convicted for refusing induction in US Army
  • 20 Jun 1967 Muhammad Ali convicted of refusing induction into armed services
  • 21 Jun 1967 Yanks take 5-3 lead in 11th and lose 6-5, in 2nd game Red Sox lead 3-2 in 9th and Yanks beat them 6-3
  • 23 Jun 1967 Jim Ryun sets mile record of 3:51.1 (Bakersfield, California).
  • 24 Jun 1967 Pope Paul VI publishes encyclical Sacerdotalis coelibatus
  • 25 Jun 1967 400 million watch Beatles Our World TV special
  • 26 Jun 1967 Pope Paul VI names 27 new cardinals
  • 27 Jun 1967 Race riot in Buffalo, New York; 200 arrested.
  • 28 Jun 1967 Israel annexes East Jerusalem.
  • 29 Jun 1967 Keith Richards is sentenced to 1 year in jail on drugs charge
  • 30 Jun 1967 Maj Robert H Lawrence Jr named 1st black Astronaut

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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?
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Princess Mononoke

Princess Mononoke

Directed by: Hayao Miyazaki

Starring: Yôji Matsuda, Yuriko Ishida, Yûko Tanaka, Billy Crudup

Country: United States of America

Full Metal Jacket

Full Metal Jacket

Directed by: Stanley Kubrick

Starring: Matthew Modine, R. Lee Ermey, Vincent D'Onofrio, Adam Baldwin

Country: United States of America

Blade Runner

Blade Runner

Directed by: Ridley Scott

Starring: Harrison Ford, Rutger Hauer, Sean Young, Edward James Olmos

Country: United States of America

Sweet Smell of Success

Sweet Smell of Success

Directed by: Alexander Mackendrick

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Tony Curtis, Susan Harrison, Martin Milner

Country: United States of America

The Thing

The Thing

Directed by: John Carpenter

Starring: Kurt Russell, Wilford Brimley, Keith David, Richard Masur

Country: United States of America

Books

Which were the most popular books released in June 1967?
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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

Go To The Widow-Maker by James Jones

Go To The Widow-Maker

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A playwright vacationing in Jamaica becomes dangerously obsessed with deep-sea diving Ron Grant is one of the finest playwrights of his generation, second only to Tennessee Williams in pure genius.

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 Autobiography Of Bertrand Russell, 1872-1914 by Bertrand Russell

The Autobiography Of Bertrand Russell, 1872-1914

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