Friday 5 January 1973
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to You're So Vain by Carly Simon.
Cries & Whispers, directed by Ingmar Bergman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973
while Jonathan Livingston Seagull by Richard Bach 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 this week ?
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Which were the important events of 5 January 1973 ?
- Mungday (Discordianism)
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. John Neumann.
- The eleventh day of Christmas in Western Christianity, and the Twelfth Night of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- Phil Joel: New Zealand bassist (Newsboys).
- David Douche: French actor, known for playing Freddy in "La vie de Jésus" (English: The Life of Jesus), the 1997 debut feature film by director Bruno Dumont.
- Cornelis van Dis: Dutch Member of Parliament (SGP), dies at age 79.
- Netherlands recognizes German Democratic Republic.
- Mali and Niger break diplomatic relations with Israel.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1973 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Carly Simon - You're So Vain
- Stevie Wonder - Superstition
- Kenny Loggins - Your Mama Don't Dance
- Donna Fargo - Funny Face
- Johnny Rivers - Rockin' Pneumonia - Boogie Woogie Flu
- Curtis Mayfield - Superfly
- Billy Paul - Me And Mrs. Jones
- Gilbert O'Sullivan - Clair
- Al Green - You Ought To Be With Me
- Albert Hammond - It Never Rains In Southern California
Make this date unforgettable
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 5 January 1973 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?