The 27th of August, 1967, fell on a Sunday. Day 239 of 1967. Decade: 1960s.
On This Date
Events that occurred on the 27th of August, 1967:
Beatles manager Brian Epstein dies from a drug overdose.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 27th of August, 1967:
United States: Ode To Billie Joe - Bobbie Gentry
United Kingdom: San Francisco - Scott McKenzie
News Topics, Fads & Culture
Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 27th of August, 1967.
Lyndon B. Johnson.
U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1967.
1967 in movies.
Movies released in 1967 included The Graduate, The Jungle Book, Guess Who's Coming to Dinner, Bonnie and Clyde, The Dirty Dozen, Valley of the Dolls, You Only Live Twice, "To Sir, with Love", Thoroughly Modern Millie, Camelot, Cool Hand Luke and Casino Royale.
1967 in music.
The Billboard Charts in 1967 were dominated by The Monkees, The Turtles, Nancy Sinatra and Frank Sinatra, The Young Rascals, The Association, Lulu, Box Tops, Bobbie Gentry and The Beatles.
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 27th of August:
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 27th of August, 1967.
19,046 days have passed since this date.
1,645,574,400 seconds have passed since the 27th of August, 1967.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,919,836,800 times.
Since the 27th of August, 1967, earth has travelled approximately 849,116,390,400 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 274,262,400 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 141,519,398 steps. That's about 62,898 miles!
Since this date, 19,746,893 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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