Monday 6 September 1976
It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). In that special week of September people in US were listening to (Shake, Shake, Shake) Shake Your Booty by K.C and the Sunshine Band.
In UK Don't Go Breaking My Heart by Elton John & Kiki Dee was in the top 5 hits.
Bugsy Malone, directed by Alan Parker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976
while Trinity by Leon Uris 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 6 September 1976 ?
- United States - National Stillbirth Remembrance Day in 39 states
- RC Saints - a Saint Bega or Bee of Cumbria and a Sankt Mang of Fnssen
- Bulgaria - Unification Day
- Canada - Stillbirth Remembrance Day in New Brunswick, Quebec, and Ontario
- Pakistan - Defence Day
- Swaziland - Independence Day (from the United Kingdom, 1968)
- Also see September 6 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- NORE : American rapper (Capone-N-Noreaga).
- Rodrigo Amarante: Brazilian musician (Little Joy, Los Hermanos).
- Jon López: Spanish footballer (d. 2013).
- Tom Pappas: American decathlete and coach.
- Danny Blankers: Soccer player (PSV / Willem II).
- Michael Nakamura: Australian baseball pitcher (1996 Olympics)
- Naomie Harris: English actress
- Hyun Young: South Korean actress and pop singer
- Russian pilot Belenko defects to Japan in a Mig 25 jet
- Cold War: Soviet air force pilot Lt. Viktor Belenko lands a MiG-25 jet fighter at Hakodate on the island of Hokkaido in Japan and requests political asylum in the United States.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1976 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Elton John - Don't Go Breaking My Heart
- Wild Cherry - Play That Funky Music
- K.C and the Sunshine Band - (Shake, Shake, Shake) Shake Your Booty
- Walter Murphy - A Fifth Of Beethoven
- Bee Gees - You Should Be Dancing
- England Dan and John Ford Coley - I'd Really Love To See You Tonight
- Lou Rawls - You'll Never Find Another Love Like Mine
- Wings - Let 'Em In
- Boz Scaggs - Lowdown
- War - Summer
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