Tuesday 3 December 1974
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). In that special week of December people in US were listening to Kung Fu Fighting by Carl Douglas.
In UK Gonna Make You A Star by David Essex was in the top 5 hits.
The Towering Inferno, directed by John Guillermin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while Something Happened by Joseph Heller 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 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 3 December 1974 ?
- International Day of Disabled Persons - 
- R.C. Saints - memorial of Saint Francis Xavier; also Saint Birinus
- Trina Braxton: Reality Star.
- Ralph Staten: safety (Baltimore Ravens).
- Lucette Rådström: Swedish journalist.
- Marie Drücker: French journalist and TV presenter on the national channel, born to Jean Drücker who was a television executive (M6 channel).
- Jason Morris: Canadian pop singer.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1974 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Barry White - You're The First, The Last, My Everything
- Carl Douglas - Kung Fu Fighting
- Billy Swan - I Can Help
- Helen Reddy - Angie Baby
- Harry Chapin - Cat's In The Cradle
- Bachman-Turner Overdrive - You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet
- B.T. Express - Do It ('Til You're Satisfied)
- The Three Degrees - When Will I See You Again
- Bobby Vinton - My Melody Of Love
- Al Green - Sha-La-La (Make Me Happy)
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?