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1967
CONTENTS
Chronology of Events
The Year in Pictures
Awards and Honors
Civil Rights in 1967
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.
Deaths
Disasters
Entertainment News and Highlights
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 Detroit
Five Days of Violence in Detroit
What began as a routine police call ended with more than 40 people dead and tens of millions of dollars worth of property damage.
Walking Chair
Walking Chair
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