Friday 8 March 1974
It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Steve Sarkisian and Toran James.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Seasons In The Sun by Terry Jacks.
In UK Tiger Feet by Mud was in the top 5 hits.
Blazing Saddles, directed by Mel Brooks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while Burr by Gore Vidal was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Nova.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Gran Trak 10 or Maze War.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 8 March 1974 ?
- Saint Philemon (d. 305)
- Albania, Romania - Mother's Day.
- Catholicism Saint John of God.
- Hudson's Birthday - The Second Coming Of Christmas.
- Saint Humfried of Terwaan
- Saint Cyrillus of Africa
- Steve Sarkisian: Canadian Football League quarterback (Saskatchewan Roughriders).
- Toran James: linebacker (San Diego Chargers).
- Vaibhav Talwar: Model.
- Fardeen Khan: Indian actor.
- Mike Moriarty: American baseball player.
- Stefan Müller: German footballer
- Charles the Gaulle Airport opens in Paris
- Charles de Gaulle Airport opens in Paris, France.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1974 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Terry Jacks - Seasons In The Sun
- Eddie Kendricks - Boogie Down
- Barbra Streisand - The Way We Were
- Kool & The Gang - Jungle Boogie
- David Essex - Rock On
- Cher - Dark Lady
- Jim Stafford - Spiders & Snakes
- Carly Simon - Mockingbird
- Aretha Franklin - Until You Come Back To Me (That's What I'm Gonna Do)
- John Denver - Sunshine On My Shoulders
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