Thursday 9 September 1971
It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of September people in US were listening to Go Away Little Girl by Donny Osmond.
In UK Hey Girl Don't Bother Me by The Tams was in the top 5 hits.
The Man Who Haunted Himself, directed by Basil Dearden, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971
while The Exorcist by William Peter Blatty was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 9 September 1971 ?
- North Korea - Republic Day (1948)
- Eastern Orthodoxy - Synaxis of the Theopatores Joachim and Anna
- California - Admission Day (to commemorate the state's admission to the USA)
- Japan - Chrysanthemum Day (Kiku no Sekku)
- Tajikistan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
- Jill Sudduth: Baltimore, Maryland -- Synchronized swimmer (1996 Olympics - Gold Medalist).
- Henry Thomas: American actor and guitarist.
- Eric Stonestreet: TV Actor.
- 1,000 convicts riot and seize Attica, New York prison
- John Lennon andYoko Ono appear on Dick Cavett Show (ABC-TV)
- NHL great Gordie Howe retires.
- The four-day Attica Prison riot begins, which eventually results in 39 dead, most killed by state troopers retaking the prison.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1971 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Rod Stewart - Maggie May
- Bee Gees - How Can You Mend A Broken Heart
- Donny Osmond - Go Away Little Girl
- Paul & Linda McCartney - Uncle Albert / Admiral Halsey
- Aretha Franklin - Spanish Harlem
- John Denver - Take Me Home, Country Roads
- The Undisputed Truth - Smiling Faces Sometimes
- Bill Withers - Ain't No Sunshine
- Five Man Electrical Band - Signs
- Rare Earth - I Just Want To Celebrate
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?