Wednesday 10 April 1974
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Sherry Johnson in Owatonna and Bjorn Hendrickx.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Bennie And The Jets by Elton John.
In UK Seasons In The Sun by Terry Jacks was in the top 5 hits.
The Conversation, directed by Francis Ford Coppola, 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 The Little Doctor.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Maze War or Tank.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 10 April 1974 ?
- Sherry Johnson in Owatonna: Minnesota, USA; Miss Minnesota-America (1996).
- Bjorn Hendrickx: Belgium pro pair rower with T. Symoens who placed 10th in the Atlanta Olympics in 1996.
- Eric Greitens: American former military officer.
- Petros Passalis: Greek footballer.
- Henning Wehn: German-English comedian.
- American Boccaccio Association forms
- Magicians Penn and Teller 1st meet
- Yitzhak Rabin replaces resigning Israeli Prime Minister Golda Meir.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1974 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Elton John - Bennie And The Jets
- Blue Swede - Hooked On A Feeling
- MFSB - TSOP (The Sound Of Philadelphia)
- Sister Janet Mead - The Lord's Prayer
- Redbone - Come And Get Your Love
- John Denver - Sunshine On My Shoulders
- Gladys Knight and the Pips - Best Thing That Ever Happened To Me
- Terry Jacks - Seasons In The Sun
- Ringo Starr - Oh My My
- Carly Simon - Mockingbird
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