Tuesday 4 December 1973
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Corliss Williamson and Keith Caputo.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Top Of The World by Carpenters.
In UK I Love You Love Me Love by Gary Glitter was in the top 5 hits.
Serpico, directed by Sidney Lumet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973
while The Honorary Consul by Graham Greene was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Illustrated, Simplified and Painless Sunday School.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Gotcha or Lemonade Stand.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 4 December 1973 ?
- Roman festivals - secret ceremonies in honor of Bona Dea
- R.C. Saints - Saint John of Damascus: optional memorial; also Saint Barbara
- Santerfa, Lukumf - Day of Shango
- International Hug Day. See Also: January 21st, National Hugging Day
- Navy Day in India
- Corliss Williamson: NBA forward (Sacramento Kings).
- Keith Caputo: American singer (Life Of Agony).
- Tyra Banks: Former supermodel, an American television personality, former talk show host, producer, author, actress, singer and business woman.
- Frank Boeijen: Dutch keyboard player (The Gathering).
- Michael Jackson: English footballer and manager.
- Mina Caputo: American singer-songwriter and keyboard player (Life of Agony)
- Ferry Corsten: Dutch DJ and producer (Gouryella and Veracocha)
- Steven Menzies: Australian rugby league footballer
- Kate Rusby: English singer-songwriter and guitarist (The Poozies)
- Racci Shay: American drummer (Murderdolls Synical Dope and Genitorturers)
- Atsushi Tamura: Japanese comedian, musician (jealkb)
- Pioneer 10 reaches Jupiter
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1973 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Carpenters - Top Of The World
- Elton John - Goodbye Yellow Brick Road
- Charlie Rich - The Most Beautiful Girl
- Chicago - Just You 'N' Me
- Ringo Starr - Photograph
- Billy Preston - Space Race
- Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes - The Love I Lost (Part 1)
- Todd Rundgren - Hello It's Me
- Eddie Kendricks - Keep On Truckin' (Part 1)
- Helen Reddy - Leave Me Alone (Ruby Red Dress)
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