Monday 12 July 1976
It was Monday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). In that special week of July people in US were listening to Afternoon Delight by Starland Vocal Band.
In UK Don't Go Breaking My Heart by Elton John & Kiki Dee was in the top 5 hits.
They Came from Within, directed by David Cronenberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976
while Trinity by Leon Uris 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 12 July 1976 ?
- Sveti Petar (St. Peter)
- Sunset and sunrise occur along Manhattan's street grid centerline
- Newfoundland - Orangemen's Day
- Northern Ireland - Battle of the Boyne Day (also known as Orangemen's Day or the Twelfth, see Irish calendar).
- Mongolia - Naadam Holiday (2nd day)
- The "center pivot irrigation day" of Colorado
- Kiribati - Independence Day
- RainMaker Day - Salem, OR.
- Spo TomT and Prfncipe - Independence Day
- Guillaume Gille: French handballer who last played for Chambéry SH.
- Dan Boyle: Canadian ice hockey player.
- Anna Friel: English actress.
- Tracie Spencer: American singer-songwriter and actress.
- Ted Mack: Denver, Colorado -- TV host (Original Amateur Hour).
- Ian Dury and Kilburns disband
- Barbara Jordan is the first black person to keynote a political convention.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1976 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Wings - Silly Love Songs
- The Manhattans - Kiss And Say Goodbye
- Starland Vocal Band - Afternoon Delight
- Gary Wright - Love Is Alive
- The Brothers Johnson - I'll Be Good To You
- Starbuck - Moonlight Feels Right
- Captain and Tennille - Shop Around
- More, More, More (Part 1) - Andrea True Connection
- The Beach Boys - Rock And Roll Music
- The Beatles - Got To Get You Into My Life
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