Thursday 7 August 1975
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Jive Talkin' by Bee Gees.
In UK Tears On My Pillow by Johnny Nash was in the top 5 hits.
The Land That Time Forgot, directed by Kevin Connor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while Looking For Mr. Goodbar by Judith Rossner 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 months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 7 August 1975 ?
- Megan Gale: Australian model, brand ambassador, fashion designer and actress.
- Edgar Renteria: Columbian-American baseball player: shortstop, Marlins.
- Koray Candemir: Turkish singer-songwriter producer and actor (Kargo).
- Gerard Denton: Australian cricketer.
- Charlize Theron: South African and American actress, producer, and fashion model.
- Gaahl : Norwegian singer-songwriter (God Seed Gaahlskagg Wardruna and Trelldom)
- Ray Hill: American football player (d. 2015)
- Rebecca Kleefisch: American journalist and politician 44th Lieutenant Governor of Wisconsin
- Hans Matheson: Scottish actor
- Edgar Rentería: Colombian baseball player
- Karen Clifford: Family Member
- Alshermond Singleton: Linebacker (Tampa Bay Buccaneers)
- Jimmy van Fessem: Soccer player (Willem II)
- Gaahl (Kristian Eivind Espedal): Norwegian musician
- Vanessa Stacey: New Zealand actress
- David Hicks: Australian Taliban member who took the name of Mohammed Dawood and was captured around 12/09/2001 by Northern Alliance fighters. On the morning of 12/17/2001, he was turned over to a U.S. military ship. The government said David Hicks, 26, trained with Osama bin Laden's al-Qaida network and had been fighting with the Taliban against U.S.-led forces, which include Australian troops.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1975 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Glen Campbell - Rhinestone Cowboy
- Bee Gees - Jive Talkin'
- Eagles - One Of These Nights
- 10cc - I'm Not In Love
- Olivia Newton-John - Please Mr. Please
- Elton John - Someone Saved My Life Tonight
- James Taylor - How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You)
- War - Why Can't We Be Friends?
- Melissa Manchester - Midnight Blue
- Mike Post - The Rockford Files
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?