Friday 8 June 1973
It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of June people in US were listening to My Love by Paul McCartney.
In UK Can The Can by Suzi Quatro was in the top 5 hits.
Battle for the Planet of the Apes, directed by J. Lee Thompson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973
while Once Is Not Enough by Jacqueline Susann 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 8 June 1973 ?
- Saint Sabinianus, abbot, confessor [GTZ: Puy]
- World Ocean Day.
- Saint Audomar, bishop of ThTrouanne, confessor (Translation day)
- Saint Elphege, bishop, martyr (Translation day)
- Saint Marius, hermit [GTZ: Clermont]
- Trojecia, virgin (at Rodez)
- Roman Empire - second day of the Vestalia in honor of Vesta.
- Blessed Chlodulph, bishop of Metz
- Blessed Gildard, bishop of Rouen, confessor
- Blessed Maximinus, bishop of Aix en Provence
- Blessed William, bishop of York, confessor
- Blessed Syra of Ireland, virgin
- Syria, virgin (at Troyes)
- saint Medard, bishop of Noyon, confessor [common]
- Michael Sheldon: NFL offensive tackle (Buffalo Bills).
- Lexa Doig: Canadian model and actress.
- Shappi Khorsandi: Iranian-English comedian.
- Bryant Reeves: NBA center (Vancouver Grizzlies).
- Lucija Šerbedžija: Croatian actress.
- Lucija Serbedzija: Croatian actress
- Eino Mauno Aleksanteri Linnala: Composer, dies at 76.
- Admiral Luis Carrero Blanco appointed Premier of Spain
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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1973 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Dawn - Tie A Yellow Ribbon Round The Ole Oak Tree
- Paul McCartney - My Love
- Edgar Winter - Frankenstein
- Stevie Wonder - You Are The Sunshine Of My Life
- Clint Holmes - Playground In My Mind
- Elton John - Daniel
- Sylvia - Pillow Talk
- Barry White - I'm Gonna Love You Just A Little More Baby
- The Doobie Brothers - Long Train Runnin'
- Focus - Hocus Pocus
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