An event that occurred on January 14 1967...the phrase Human be-in was coined by Michael Bowen who combined humanist values with the sit-ins occurring during that time..He was the one most instrumental in organizing the event...along with Allen Cohen...
as well as Gary Snyder & Dick Gregory
The word "psychedelic" was introduced... Timothy Leary made his first appearance along with his phrase "Tune in Turn On & Drop Out"
It was the event that triggered the influx of some 100,000 young people into Haight Ashbury district for the Summer of Love...It was a precursor to Woodstock...
I have posted some links in addition to the links above in the post...There are many more pictures and first hand accounts to those of you who are interested in reading more...