Today is Teachers’ Day in Lebanon.
It’s unofficially False Teeth Day, Barbie Day, and National Meatball Day.
It’s the birthday of cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin, who was born in 1934; actor Raul Julia, who was born in 1940; and actress Juliette Binoche, who is 53.
This week in 1967, the top song in the U.S. was “Love Is Here and Now You’re Gone” by The Supremes.
The No. 1 movie was “Hurry Sundown,” while the novel “The Secret of Santa Vittoria” by Robert Crichton topped the New York Times Bestsellers list.
Now for our weekly question: For which book, later turned into a movie, did James Michener win the 1948 Pulitzer Prize for fiction?
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