Saturday 8 September 1973
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Bob Wolcott and Jason Downs.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Let's Get It On by Marvin Gaye.
In UK Young Love by Donny Osmond was in the top 5 hits.
Day for Night, directed by François Truffaut, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973
while Breakfast Of Champions by Kurt Vonnegut was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Calucci's Department.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lunar Lander or Space Race.
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Which were the important events of 8 September 1973 ?
- Bob Wolcott: Huntington Beach, California -- Pitcher (Seattle Mariners).
- Jason Downs: Actor (Bobby-Hairspray).
- Khamis Al-Owairan: Saudi Arabian footballer.
- Khamis Al-Dosari: Saudi Arabian footballer.
- Gabrial McNair: American saxophonist keyboard player and composer (Oslo).
- Troy Sanders: American singer-songwriter and bass player (Mastodon and Killer Be Killed)
- 87th US Womens Tennis: M S Court beats E Goolagong Cawley (76 57 62)
- Rebecca Ann King (Colo), 23, crowned 46th Miss America 1974
- Billy Martin named manager of the Texas Rangers.
- Hank Aaron sets record of most home runs in one league (709).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1973 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Marvin Gaye - Let's Get It On
- Stories - Brother Louie
- Helen Reddy - Delta Dawn
- Dawn - Say, Has Anybody Seen My Sweet Gypsy Rose
- Diana Ross - Touch Me In The Morning
- Paul Simon - Loves Me Like A Rock
- Wings - Live And Let Die
- Grand Funk - We're An American Band
- War - Gypsy Man
- Al Green - Here I Am (Come And Take Me)
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