The 8th of October, 1967, fell on a Sunday. Day 281 of 1967. Decade: 1960s.
52 years, 3 months and 16 days have passed since the 8th of October, 1967.
On This Date
Events that occurred on the 8th of October, 1967:
Che Guevara is captured in Bolivia.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 8th of October, 1967:
United States: The Letter - Box Tops
United Kingdom: The Last Waltz - Engelbert Humperdinck
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 8th of October, 1967.
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.
Lyndon B. Johnson.
U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1967.
In the Heat of the Night
"In the Heat of the Night" won the Academy Award for Best Picture 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 8th of October:
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 8th of October, 1967.
19,101 days have passed since this date.
1,650,330,000 seconds have passed since the 8th of October, 1967.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,925,385,000 times.
Since the 8th of October, 1967, earth has travelled approximately 851,570,280,000 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 275,055,000 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 141,928,380 steps. That's about 63,079 miles!
Since this date, 19,803,960 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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