Thursday, February 29, 2024

This Week in History: Sept. 18-22, 1967

This Week in History is compiled each week for Local Shout by Wilmington resident Mike Hack.

This Week in History: September 18-22, 1967

The No. 1 movie is “Point Blank,” starring Lee Marvin.

The #1 song is “The Letter” by The Box Tops.

Pop singers Matthew & Gunnar Nelson were born and TV announcer Martin Black died.

Quote: “They call me Mr. Tibbs!” said Sidney Poitier in “In the Heat of the Night.”

More This Week in History: August 21-25, 1999; August 28-September 1, 1997; September 4-8, 1975


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Mike Hack has enjoyed living in North Carolina for 14 years and Wilmington for the past seven. Mike is a musician and videographer who enjoys crossword puzzles, Jeopardy, bus rides, long walks, and music history trivia. Mike has a vast knowledge of dates, and researching them is just one of his many passions.  Mike also has autism and is enjoying connecting with his community via Port City Daily!

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