Monday 4 January 1971
It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to My Sweet Lord by George Harrison.
In UK I Hear You Knocking by Dave Edmunds was in the top 5 hits.
Sometimes a Great Notion, directed by Paul Newman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971
while Islands In The Stream by Ernest Hemingway 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 ?
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Which were the important events of 4 January 1971 ?
- Spaghetti Day
- Ogoni Day
- The eleventh night and tenth day of Christmas in Western Christianity
- Feast day of St Elizabeth Ann Seton
- Carlos Perez: Dominican / US baseball pitcher (Montreal Expos).
- Sébastien Foucras: French freestyle skier and Olympic medalist.
- Errol Brown: Canadian Football League defensive back (Winnipeg Blue Bombers).
- Jeremy Licht in Los Angeles: California, USA; actor (Mark-Valerie/Hogan Family).
- Deb Sonnenberg in Edmonton: Alberta, Canada; softball pitcher (Olympics-1996).
- Garrison Hearst NFL running back (Arizona Cardinals: San Francisco 49ers).
- Orlanda Truitt: wide receiver (Oakland Raiders).
- Junichi Kakizaki: Japanese botanist and sculptor
- Ohio agrees to pay US$675,000 to relatives of Kent State prison victims.
- US Congressional Black Caucus organizes.
- Dr Melvin H Evans inaugurated as first elected Governor of Virgin Islands.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1971 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Dawn - Knock Three Times
- Bee Gees - Lonely Days
- Santana - Black Magic Woman
- Barbra Streisand - Stoney End
- Chicago - Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is?
- George Harrison - My Sweet Lord
- The Partridge Family - I Think I Love You
- Smokey Robinson - The Tears Of A Clown
- The 5th Dimension - One Less Bell To Answer
- The Supremes - Stoned Love
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