Saturday 10 February 1973
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of February people in US were listening to Crocodile Rock by Elton John.
In UK Blockbuster by The Sweet was in the top 5 hits.
The Harder They Come, directed by Perry Henzell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973
while Jonathan Livingston Seagull by Richard Bach 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 10 February 1973 ?
- Catholicism - Saint Scholastica; World Marriage Day.
- Malta - St. Paul's Shipwreck day. Catholicism in Malta.
- Saint Silvanus
- Saint Charalampe
- Saint Austreberta
- Blessed Arnaud
- Blessed Hugo (d. 1164)
- Italy - National Memorial Day of the Exiles and Foibe to commemorate Italian Istrian and Dalmatian exiliee and Foibe massacres.
- Ajdar : Turkish singer-songwriter and engineer.
- Martha Fox: Baroness Lane-Fox of Soho English businesswoman and politician co-founded Lastminute.
- Sergei Shishkin: Russian footballer.
- 2nd time Rangers shut-out Islanders 6-0
- 83m wide gas tank on Staten Island explodes, 40 die
- 83-metre-wide gas tank on Staten Island, New York, explodes, crushing 40.
- Mushtaq Mohammad follows up 201 to take 5-49 versus New Zealand Dunedin.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1973 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Carly Simon - You're So Vain
- Elton John - Crocodile Rock
- Stevie Wonder - Superstition
- Hurricane Smith - Oh, Babe, What Would You Say?
- Timmy Thomas - Why Can't We Live Together
- Spinners - Could It Be I'm Falling In Love
- Steely Dan - Do It Again
- War - The World Is A Ghetto
- Marvin Gaye - Trouble Man
- Lobo - Don't Expect Me To Be Your Friend
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