Day 9: covering shows aired from 5.11.67 – 6.19.67 #dsxp #darkshadows

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May 11th – “Sing, Israel Sing” opens at Brooks Atkinson Theater NYC for 14 perfs
May 11th – 100,000,000th US phone connected
May 11th – Great Britain, Ireland & Denmark apply for EG membership
May 12th – H Rap Brown replaces Stokely Carmichael as chairman of Student
May 12th – Provo disbands in Neth Nonviolent Coordinating Committee
May 13th – NY Yankee Mickey Mantle hits career HR #500 off Stu Miller
May 13th – Octagonal boxing ring is tested to avoid corner injuries
May 14th – Mickey Mantle’s 500th HR off Oriole’s Stu Miller
May 14th – Pirate Radio Station 270 (England) closes down
May 15th – Jo Ann Prentice wins LPGA Dallas Civitan Golf Open
May 15th – Paul McCartney meets his future wife Linda Eastman
May 16th – Phila voters approve a $13 million bond issue to build a new stadium
May 17th – Dylan’s 1965 UK Tour is released as film “Don’t Look Back”
May 18th – Silver hits record $1.60 an ounce in London
May 18th – Tenn Gov Ellington repeals “Monkey Law,” upheld in 1925 Scopes Trial
May 19th – US bombs Hanoi
May 19th – USSR ratifies treaty with Engl & US banning nuclear weapons in space
May 20th – 10,000 demonstrate against war in Vietnam
May 20th – 93rd Preakness: Bill Shoemaker aboard Damascus wins in 1:55.2
May 20th – BBC bans Beatle’s “A Day in the Life” (drug references)
May 21st – “Sing, Israel Sing” closes at Brooks Atkinson NYC after 14 perfs
May 21st – Marilynn Smith wins LPGA Babe Didrikson-Zaharias Golf Open
May 22nd – “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood,” debuts on NET (now PBS)
May 22nd – Egyptian president Nassar closes Straits of Tiran to Israel
May 22nd – Fire at L’Innovation dept store kills 322 (Brussels, Belgium)
May 23rd – Government bans submarines near South Africa
May 24th – AFL grants a franchise to Cincinnati Bengals
May 25th – Celtic wins 12th Europe Cup 1 in Lisbon
May 25th – John Lennon takes delivery of his psychedelic painted Rolls Royce
May 26th – US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
May 27th – “Sherry!” closes at Alvin Theater NYC after 65 performances
May 27th – Australians vote in favor of a constitutional referendum granting the Australian government the power to make laws to benefit Indigenous Australians and to count them in the national census.
May 28th – Dmitri Shostakovitch completes his 2nd Violin concert
May 28th – Francis Chichester arrives home at Plymouth from Round-the-world trip
May 28th – USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
May 29th – Australian Paul McManus water skis barefoot for 1:30:19
May 29th – Pope Paul VI names 27 new cardinals, including Karol Wojtyla, archbishop of Krakow, who later became Pope John Paul II
May 30th – Biafra declares independence from Nigeria
May 30th – King Hussein of Jordan visits Cairo
May 30th – Robert “Evel” Knievel’s motorcycle jumps 16 automobiles
May 30th – Yankee Whitey Ford, nearing 41, announces his retirement from baseball
May 31st – Bayern Munchen wins 7th Europe Cup II at Neurenberg
Jun 1st – Beatles release Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band in US & goes gold
Jun 1st – Mayor-council form of government instituted for Washington, DC
Jun 2nd – Race riots in Roxbury section of Boston
Jun 3rd – 99th Belmont: Bill Shoemaker aboard Damascus wins in 2:28.8
Jun 3rd – Aretha Franklin’s “Respect” reaches #1
Jun 4th – 19th Emmy Awards: Mission Impossible, Monkees, Don Knotts & Lucy Ball
Jun 4th – Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA St Louis Women’s Golf Invitational
Jun 4th – Monkees take home an Emmy for their Outstanding comedy Series
Jun 4th – Curt Flood’s record 568 straight chances without an error ends (227 straight games)
Jun 4th – Stockport Air Disaster: British Midland flight G-ALHG crashes in Hopes Carr, Stockport, killing 72 passengers and crew.
Jun 5th – 6 day war between Israel & Arab neighbors begin

Jun 5th – Murderer Richard Speck sentenced to death in electric chair
Jun 5th – Royal Canadian Mint ordered to start converting 10 cent & 25 cent coins to pure nickel as soon as possible
Jun 6th – Israeli troops occupy Gaza
Jun 7th – 2 Moby Grape members arrested for contributing to deliquency of minors
Jun 7th – Israel captures Wailing Wall in East Jerusalem, Jericho & Bethlehem
Jun 7th – NY Yankees draft Ron Blomberg #1
Jun 8th – Israel attacks USS Liberty in Mediterranean, killing 34 US crewmen
Jun 9th – Boycott scores 246* v India, Leeds, 573 minutes, 29 fours 1 six
Jun 9th – Israeli troops reach Suez Canal
Jun 9th – Monkees appear at Hollywood Bowl
Jun 10th – 15,000 attend Fantasy Faire & Magic Mountain Music Festival, Calif
Jun 10th – Israel, Syria, Jordan, Iraq & Egypt end “6-Day War” with UN help
Jun 10th – USSR drops diplomatic relations with Israel
Jun 10th – Argentina becomes a member of the Berne Convention copyright treaty.
Jun 11th – A J Foyt & Dan Gurney drove a Ford to victory in Le Mans
Jun 11th – Chicago Cubs (7) & NY Mets (4) tie record of 11 HRs in a game
Jun 11th – Mickey Wright wins LPGA Bluegrass Golf Invitational
Jun 11th – Race riot in Tampa Florida; National Guard mobilizes
Jun 11th – Mexico becomes a member of the Berne Convention copyright treaty.
Jun 12th – Israel wins 6 day war
Jun 12th – Race riot in Cincinnati Ohio (300 arrested)
Jun 12th – Supreme Court unanimously ends laws against interracial marriages
Jun 12th – USSR launches Venera 4 for parachute landing on Venus
Jun 12th – Wash Senators beat Chic White Sox, 6-5, in 22 innings
Jun 13th – “You Only Live Twice” premieres in US
Jun 13th – Thurgood Marshall nominated as 1st black Supreme Court justice
Jun 14th – Mariner 5 Launch (Venus Flyby)
Jun 14th – Steve Allen Show,” premieres on CBS-TV
Jun 14th – USSR launches Kosmos 166 for observation of Sun from Earth orbit
Jun 15th – Gov Reagan signs liberalized California abortion bill
Jun 16th – 50,000 attend Monterey International Pop Festival
Jun 17th – “Somebody To Love” by Jefferson Airplane peaks at #5
Jun 17th – 1st Chinese hydrogen bomb explodes
Jun 17th – Barbra Streisand: A Happening in Central Park performed
Jun 17th – China becomes world’s 4th thermonuclear (H-bomb) power
Jun 17th – Longest doubleheader 9:15 (Tigers & Athletics)
Jun 18th – 67th US Golf Open: Jack Nicklaus shoots 275 at Baltusrol GC NJ
Jun 18th – Houston Don Wilson no-hits Atlanta Braves, 2-0
Jun 18th – Monterey International Pop Festival rocks Southern California
Jun 18th – Susie Maxwell wins LPGA Milwaukee Jaycee Golf Open
Jun 19th – Paul McCartney admits on TV that he took LSD