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June 16th, 1967.

June 16th, 1967, was a Friday. It was day 167 of 1967. The decade was the 1960s.

53 years, 10 months and 20 days have passed since June 16th, 1967.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Gemini.

Born on June 16th, 1967.

People who were born on this exact date.

  • Jürgen Klopp: German football manager.

Music charts.

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on June 16th, 1967.

  • United States: Groovin' - Young Rascals
  • United Kingdom: A Whiter Shade Of Pale - Procol Harum

Take me back to June 16th, 1967!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is June 16th, 1967 and it's a Friday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Gemini. Currently, people have "that Friday feeling" and are looking forward to the weekend.

It's summer, so the temperatures are warmer and the evenings are longer than usual. In America, the song Groovin' by Young Rascals is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, A Whiter Shade Of Pale by Procol Harum is the number one hit song.

Lyndon Baines Johnson is currently the President of the United States and Harold Wilson is the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. In fashion, a new "hippie subculture" has emerged, bringing with it laid back Bohemian styles. Frayed bell-bottomed jeans, Jesus sandals, crushed velvet suits and bright tie-dye t-shirts are all popular items of clothing at the moment. It's 1967, so radio stations are playing hit songs from artists such as Procol Harum, The Monkees, The Beatles, The Doors, Lulu and The Association.

A war film called "The Dirty Dozen" is being shown in movie theaters at the moment. On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "The Ed Sullivan Show", "What's My Line?", "The Andy Griffith Show" and "Gilligan's Island". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Captain Kangaroo", "Underdog", "JOT the Dot" and "Space Ghost".

If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as Ken (doll), Army men, Captain Action (action figure) and Lite-Brite.

News topics, fads & culture.

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on June 16th, 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.

  • The 5th Dimension - "Up, Up, and Away".

    "Up, Up, and Away" by The 5th Dimension would go on to win a Grammy for 1967's Song of the Year.

  • In the Heat of the Night.

    "In the Heat of the Night" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1967.

  • Who were the best football players in 1967?

    In 1967, the best soccer players were Flórián Albert, Bobby Charlton, Jimmy Johnstone, Franz Beckenbauer, Eusébio, Tommy Gemmell, Gerd Müller, George Best and Igor Chislenko.

  • Who were the best NBA players in 1967?

    The best NBA players in 1967 were Wilt Chamberlain, Rick Barry, Elgin Baylor, Jerry West and Oscar Robertson.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 53 years, 10 months and 20 days have passed since June 16th, 1967.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 24 of 1967.
  • Leap Year: 1967 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on June 16th, 1967, will be 53 years of age.
  • Generation: People born in 1967 belong to the Generation X generation.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around June 16th, 1967.

  • May 20th, 1967: FA Cup Final 1967: Tottenham Hotspur defeat Chelsea 2-1.
  • May 25th, 1967: Football: Celtic win the European Cup when a late 84th minute goal from Thomas Chalmers helps them secure a 2-1 victory over Internazionale.
  • May 26th, 1967: The album "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" is released by The Beatles.
  • June 5th, 1967: Mass murderer Richard Speck is sentenced to death.
  • June 12th, 1967: The U.S. Supreme Court declares all state laws prohibiting interracial marriage to be unconstitutional.
  • This date: June 16th, 1967
  • June 29th, 1967: 34-year-old American actress Jayne Mansfield dies in a car accident in New Orleans, Louisiana.
  • July 4th, 1967: The United Kingdom decriminalizes homosexuality.
  • July 14th, 1967: The Bee Gees release their first international album.

Personality traits.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on June 16th, 1967, will have the star sign Gemini.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1967 was the year of the Goat (Yin Metal).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 9.
  • Native American Zodiac: June 16th, 1967 falls under the Deer.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of June will have the birthstones Pearl and Alexandrite.
  • Birth flower (June): The Rose and the Honeysuckle.

Photos of 1960s fashion.

Photographs of 1960s fashion and hairstyles.

Photos of 1960s fashion.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

  • Batman - Live action television series starring Adam West.
  • Gilligan's Island - Sitcom about seven people who are shipwrecked on an island.
  • The Andy Griffith Show - Comedy TV series about a sheriff in Mayberry, North Carolina.
  • Danger Man - British television series about a secret agent working for NATO.
  • Bonanza - American Western series.
  • Gunsmoke - Western drama series.
  • What's My Line? - Panel game show.
  • The Ed Sullivan Show - Variety show.

Kid's TV shows on June 16th, 1967.

Children's cartoons and Teen TV shows that were being aired on this date in 1967.

  • The Monkees
  • The New Adventures of Superman
  • The King Kong Show
  • Space Ghost
  • Cool McCool
  • Star Trek: The Original Series
  • JOT the Dot
  • Milton the Monster
  • Atom Ant
  • Underdog
  • Hoppity Hooper
  • The Bugs Bunny Show
  • My Three Sons
  • Heckle and Jeckle
  • The Gumby Show
  • Mighty Mouse Playhouse
  • Captain Kangaroo
  • Lassie
  • Tom and Jerry
  • Looney Tunes

Popular toys and games in 1967.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 1967.

  • Battleship (game)
  • Lite-Brite
  • Best of the West (action figures)
  • Suzy Homemaker
  • Twister mat
  • Major Matt Mason (action figure)
  • Captain Action (action figure)
  • Barrel of Monkeys
  • Motorific (slot car toys)
  • Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots
  • Army men
  • G.I. Joe: America's Movable Fighting Man
  • The Easy-Bake Oven
  • Ken (doll)
  • Etch A Sketch

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and notable people who were born on the 16th of June.

US President.

Lyndon Baines Johnson was the President of the United States on June 16th, 1967.

UK Prime Minister.

Harold Wilson was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on June 16th, 1967.

Irish Taoiseach.

Jack Lynch was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about June 16th, 1967.

  • A total of 19,683 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,811 weeks have passed.
  • 1,700,611,200 seconds have passed since the June 16th, 1967.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,984,046,400 times.
  • Since June 16th, 1967, the earth has travelled approximately 877,515,379,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 283,435,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 146,252,563 steps. That's about 65,001 miles!
  • Since this date, 20,407,334 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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