October 8th, 1967, fell on a Sunday. It was day 281 of 1967. The decade was the 1960s.
52 years, 11 months and 11 days have passed since October 8th, 1967.
Events that occurred on October 8th, 1967:
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on October 8th, 1967:
The date is October 8th, 1967 and it's a Sunday. People are enjoying their weekend. The summer is long gone and temperatures have started to become much cooler.
Fallen leaves have carpeted driveways, lawns, pathways and sidewalks and there's a fresh earthy scent in the ear. In America, the song The Letter by Box Tops is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, The Last Waltz by Engelbert Humperdinck is the number one hit song.
Lyndon Baines Johnson is currently the President of the United States. 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. People are watching popular TV shows such as "The Ed Sullivan Show", "Gunsmoke", "Bonanza" and "Danger Man".
Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Looney Tunes", "Atom Ant", "Star Trek: The Original Series" and "The New Adventures of Superman". Popular toys include the likes of "Etch A Sketch", "Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots", "Barrel of Monkeys" and "Battleship (game)".
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 October 8th, 1967.
U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1967.
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.
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.
"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" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1967.
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Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1967.
"Spider-Man" - "Birdman and the Galaxy Trio" - "The Herculoids" - "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" - "Captain Kangaroo" - "Lassie" - "Looney Tunes"
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