Saturday 4 September 1971
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of September people in US were listening to Uncle Albert / Admiral Halsey by Paul & Linda McCartney.
In UK I'm Still Waiting by Diana Ross was in the top 5 hits.
The Man Who Haunted Himself, directed by Basil Dearden, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971
while The Exorcist by William Peter Blatty was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 4 September 1971 ?
- Ty Longley: American victim of nightclub fire, Longley was the lead guitarist of the heavy metal band, Great White, whose pyrotechnics ignited the deadly fire in a Warwick, RI nightclub in which he perished.
- Brian Storey: Richmond, British Columbia -- 470 yachter (1996 Olympics).
- John Thierry: NFL defensive end (Chicago Bears).
- Monty Grow: NFL safety (Jacksonville Jaguars).
- Tyrone Johnson: NFL wide receiver (Atlanta Falcons).
- Lance Klusener: South African cricketer and coach
- Vaughn Ross: American murderer (d. 2013)
- Ione Skye: English-American actress
- Maik Taylor: German-Irish footballer and coach
- Anita Yuen: Hong Kong model and actress Miss Hong Kong 1990
- Lilian Laslandes: French footballer, who was capped seven times and scored three goals for the French national team. He ended his professional footballing career at OGC Nice in 2008.
- Alaskan 727 crashes into Chilkoot Mountain, kills 109 (Alaska).
- Alaska Airlines Flight 1866 crashes near Juneau, Alaska, killing all 111 people on board.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1971 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Rod Stewart - Maggie May
- Bee Gees - How Can You Mend A Broken Heart
- Donny Osmond - Go Away Little Girl
- Paul & Linda McCartney - Uncle Albert / Admiral Halsey
- Aretha Franklin - Spanish Harlem
- John Denver - Take Me Home, Country Roads
- The Undisputed Truth - Smiling Faces Sometimes
- Bill Withers - Ain't No Sunshine
- Five Man Electrical Band - Signs
- Rare Earth - I Just Want To Celebrate
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