Wednesday 7 May 1975
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jason Tunks in London and Zee.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to He Don't Love You (Like I Love You) by Tony Orlando and Dawn.
In UK Bye Bye Baby by Bay City Rollers was in the top 5 hits.
Mandingo, directed by Richard Fleischer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while The Moneychangers by Arthur Hailey was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Rutland Weekend Television.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Doctor Pong or Indy 800.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 7 May 1975 ?
- USA - National Masturbation Day (Declared by Good_Vibrations_(sex_toy_business)) Now in its 11th year - 
- Blessed Gisela (died 1060)
- Saint Domitian of Huy, apostle of the Meuse valley
- Bulgaria - Radio and Television Day (see above)
- Russia - Radio Day (commemorating the work of Alexander Popov)
- Saint Flavia Domitilla
- Jason Tunks in London: Ontario, Canada; discus thrower (Olympics-1996).
- Zee: American hip hop artist.
- Ashley Cowan: English cricketer.
- Martina Topley-Bird: English singer-songwriter.
- Jason Tunks: Canadian discus thrower.
- Flyers 3-Isles 4 (OT) - Semifinals - Flyers hold 3-1 lead
- President Ford declares an end to Vietnam Era
- Small Astronomy Satellite Explorer 53 launched to study X-rays.
- US President Gerald Ford declares an end to "Vietnam Era".
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1975 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Tony Orlando and Dawn - He Don't Love You (Like I Love You)
- Freddy Fender - Before The Next Teardrop Falls
- B.J. Thomas - (Hey Won't You Play) Another Somebody Done Somebody Wrong Song
- Ozark Mountain Daredevils - Jackie Blue
- Earth, Wind & Fire - Shining Star
- The Blackbyrds - Walking In Rhythm
- Elton John - Philadelphia Freedom
- Carpenters - Only Yesterday
- Leo Sayer - Long Tall Glasses (I Can Dance)
- Paul Anka - I Don't Like To Sleep Alone
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