Friday 3 August 1973
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of August people in US were listening to The Morning After by Maureen McGovern.
In UK Welcome Home by Peters & Lee was in the top 5 hits.
White Lightning, directed by Joseph Sargent, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973
while Breakfast Of Champions by Kurt Vonnegut was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 3 August 1973 ?
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Gamaliel
- Equatorial Guinea - Armed Forces Day
- St. Nicodemus
- Niger - Independence Day
- St. Walthen
- Nikos Dabizas: Greek footballer.
- Stephen Graham: English actor.
- Jay Cutler: American bodybuilder.
- Michael Ealy: American actor.
- Kari Litton: Pontotoc, Mississippi -- Miss America (Mississippi-Top 10-1997).
- Kurt Grote: United States -- 100m / 200m breaststroke (1996 Olympics - 6th Place)
- Flash fire kills 51 at amusement park (Isle of Man, United Kingdom).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1973 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Jim Croce - Bad, Bad Leroy Brown
- Stories - Brother Louie
- Billy Preston - Will It Go Round In Circles
- Maureen McGovern - The Morning After
- Diana Ross - Touch Me In The Morning
- Wings - Live And Let Die
- Carpenters - Yesterday Once More
- Three Dog Night - Shambala
- Deep Purple - Smoke On The Water
- Seals and Crofts - Diamond Girl
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CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 3 August 1973 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?