March 26, 1967 in New York history

πŸ“ On This Day πŸ“

54 years ago on March 26th, 1967

Thousands of people gathered at Central Park's Sheep Meadow on Easter Sunday for one of the first hippie "be-ins" of the 1960s

The festival-like celebration included hippies, families, and neighborhood residents wandering in to investigate the event. Read more


More events from March 26th in New York History

⏰ AGBC Rewind ⏰

9 years ago
Transformer Explosion on West 17th Street Between Fifth and Sixth Avenue [photos]

5 years ago
March 26 in History: Central Park "Be-In" on Easter Sunday in Sheep Meadow

5 years ago
Evening Update for Saturday, March 26, 2016

3 years ago
NTSB Releases Report on Deadly East River Helicopter Crash

🌎 World History 🌏

Library of Congress  •  New York Times  •  BBC  •  Wikipedia

🌞 Weather Records 🌞

Record High: 76Β°F in 1922
Record Low: 20Β°F in 1960

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