Saturday 7 September 1974
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jean-Noël Ferrari and Noah Huntley.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to (You're) Having My Baby by Paul Anka.
In UK When Will I See You Again by The Three Degrees was in the top 5 hits.
Turkish Delight, directed by Paul Verhoeven, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy by John le Carré was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Rockford Files.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Gran Trak 10 or Tank.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Also see September 7 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Brazil - Independence day (from Portugal, 1822)
- Mozambique - Victory Day
- RC Saints - Saint Regina; Saint Evurtius (Heortius), St. Cloud (Clodoald)
- Jean-Noël Ferrari: French fencer, who won a gold medal in team foil at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, together with Lionel Plumenail, Brice Guyart and Patrice Lhotellier.
- Noah Huntley: British short-term actor of the TV series "Emmerdale" starting in 1994.
- Antonio McDyess: American basketball player: forward/center, Nuggets.
- Mario Frick: Swiss-Liechtensteiner footballer.
- Hiroki Takahashi: Japanese voice actor and singer.
- Irene closes at Minskoff Theater NYC after 605 performances
- Shirley Cothran (Texas), 21, crowned 47th Miss America 1975
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1974 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Paul Anka - (You're) Having My Baby
- Eric Clapton - I Shot The Sheriff
- Rufus - Tell Me Something Good
- Andy Kim - Rock Me Gently
- Donny and Marie Osmond - I'm Leaving It (All) Up To You
- Barry White - Can't Get Enough Of Your Love, Babe
- Billy Preston - Nothing From Nothing
- Paper Lace - The Night Chicago Died
- Helen Reddy - You And Me Against The World
- Dionne Warwicke - Then Came You
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