WHAT YEAR WAS IT?
These songs were on the radio:
- 'We Can Work It Out' (The Beatles)
- 'Summer In The City' (The Lovin’ Spoonful)
- 'You Keep Me Hangin’ On' (The Supremes)
These events were shaping the world:
- 'Star Trek' is launched. It will become one of the few series to be more popular in syndication that in its network run.
- LSD is pulled off the market by its manufacturer after being banned by the government in response to controversy over the hallucinogen’s recreational uses.
- Wilt Chamberlain breaks the NBA career scoring record at 20,884 points.