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|Chronology of Events|
|The Year in Pictures|
|Agriculture in 1967 Crop yield and meat production numbers were high around the world, leading to surpluses in the United States that in turn caused some farmers to rebel against low prices.|
|Awards and Honors|
|Civil Rights in 1967
Racial tensions erupted into full-scale riots across the country and school segregation was still rampant in the South in 1967, but there was some hope for improvement.
|Entertainment News and
The top grossing movie of 1967 was The Graduate, starring Dustin Hoffman and Anne Bancroft.
|Sports News and Highlights
A. J. Foyt won the Indianapolis 500. The St. Louis Cardinals won the World Series.
|Five Days of Violence in
What began as a routine police call ended with more than 40 people dead and tens of millions of dollars worth of property damage.