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REUNION 2012 INFORMATION

REUNION 2012 REGISTRATION

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Who Is Coming?

We Can't Find Some Tomcats

Tomcats we have lost

COMMITTEE

YEARBOOK

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TEACHERS

MEMORIES

"WHAT'S HAPPENING" IN '67

62 + 5

PERSONAL MEMORIES

SCHOOL SONGS

TOUR OF AURORA

OH MY GOSH! Da 60's in Aurora!

Our Commencement Program

FUTURE USE

Major Events of 1967

Israel defeats Arabs in Six Day War.

The USS Liberty, a US Navy ship, is accidently bombed by Israeli jets.

First ever Super Bowl

Dr Christian Bernard performs first heart transplant, Cape Town, South Africa.

Biafra (1967-1970) declares independence from Nigeria, and is blockaded leading to massive starvation.

Earth Day is celebrated for the first time.

A military coup overthrows the government of Greece.

Sesame Street is first broadcast.

South Yemen independent from UK.

American Samoa adopts a new constitution, and becomes self-governing.

Major Sports Events of 1967

NBA: Philadelphia 76ers vs. San Francisco Warriors Series: 4-2

NCAA Football: USC Record: 10-1-0

Heisman Trophy: Gary Beban, ucla, QB points: 1,968

Stanley Cup: Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Montreal Canadiens Series: 4-2

Super Bowl I: Green Bay Packers vs. Kansas City Chiefs Score: 35-10

US Open Golf: Jack Nicklaus Score: 275 Course: Baltusrol GC Location: Springfield, NJ

World Series: St. Louis Cardinals vs. Boston Red Sox Series: 4-3

Top Music of 1967

1."Kind of a Drag" ... The Buckinghams

2."Ruby Tuesday" ... The Rolling Stones

3."Love Is Here and Now You're Gone" ... The Supremes

4."Penny Lane" ... The Beatles

5."Happy Together" ... The Turtles

6."Somethin' Stupid" ... Nancy Sinatra & Frank Sinatra

7."The Happening" ... The Supremes

8."Groovin'" ... The Young Rascals

9."Respect" ... Aretha Franklin

10."Windy" ... The Association

Popular Movies

1. The Dirty Dozen

2. You Only Live Twice

3. Casino Royale

4. A Man for All Seasons

5. Thoroughly Modern Millie

6. Barefoot in the Park

7. Georgy Girl

8. To Sir With Love

9. Grand Prix

10. Hombre

Academy Awards

Best Picure: "In the Heat of the Night"

Best Director: Mike Nichols ... "The Graduate"

Best Actor: Rod Steiger ... "In the Heat of the Night"

Best Actress: Katherine Hepburn ... "Guess Who's Coming to Dinner?"

Nobel Prizes

Chemistry

The prize was divided, one half being awarded to: EIGEN, MANFRED, Federal Republic of Germany, Max-Planck-Institut fÙr Physikalische Chemie, Goettingen, b. 1927; and the other half jointly to: NORRISH, RONALD GEORGE WREYFORD, Great Britain, Institute of Physical Chemistry, Cambridge, b. 1897, d. 1978; and PORTER, Lord (GEORGE), Great Britain, The Royal Institution, London, b. 1920: "for their studies of extremely fast chemical reactions, effected by disturbing the equlibrium by means of very short pulses of energy"

Literature

ASTURIAS, MIGUEL ANGEL, Guatemala, b. 1899, d. 1974: "for his vivid literary achievement, deep-rooted in the national traits and traditions of Indian peoples of Latin America"

Peace

The prize money was allocated to the Main Fund (1/3) and to the Special Fund (2/3) of this prize section.

Physiology or Medicine

The prize was awarded jointly to: GRANIT, RAGNAR, Sweden, The Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, b. 1900 (in Helsinki, Finland), d. 1991; HARTLINE, HALDAN KEFFER, U.S.A., The Rockefeller University, New York, NY, b. 1903, d. 1983; and WALD, GEORGE, U.S.A., Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, b. 1906, d. 1997: "for their discoveries concerning the primary physiological and chemical visual processes in the eye"

 

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