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Wednesday 12 March 1975

1975-03-12

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). In that special week of March people in US were listening to Black Water by The Doobie Brothers. In UK If by Telly Savalas was in the top 5 hits. Tommy, directed by Ken Russell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975 while Something Happened by Joseph Heller was one of the best selling books.
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Tommy

Directed by: Ken Russell

Starring: Roger Daltrey, Ann-Margret, Oliver Reed

Country: United States

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Monty Python and the Holy Grail

Directed by: Terry Gilliam

Starring: Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Eric Idle

Country: United States

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A Boy and His Dog

Directed by: L.Q. Jones

Starring: Don Johnson, Jason Robards, Susanne Benton

Country: United States

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Boss Nigger

Directed by: Jack Arnold

Starring: Fred Williamson, D'Urville Martin, William Smith

Country: United States

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The Stepford Wives

Directed by: Bryan Forbes

Starring: Katharine Ross, Paula Prentiss, Peter Masterson

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Barney Miller

Written by: Danny Arnold, Theodore J. Flicker

Starring: Hal Linden, Max Gail, Ron Glass, Steve Landesberg

Country: United States

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The Sweeney

Written by: Ian Kennedy Martin

Starring: John Thaw, Dennis Waterman, Garfield Morgan

Country: United Kingdom

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Lucky Feller

Starring: David Jason, Cheryl Hall, Peter Armitage, Pat Heywood

Country: United Kingdom

The Shari Show

Written by: Shari Lewis, Jeremy Tarcher

Starring: Shari Lewis

Country: United States

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EBC1: Emu's Broadcasting Company

Starring: Tom Chatto, Billy Dainty, Rod Hull, Barbara New

Country: United Kingdom

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 March 1975 ?

Holidays:
  • Ancient Latvia - Gregoru Diena observed.
  • Flag Day in Venezuela.
  • "National Day" of the Republic of Jamtland
  • Sweden - Namesday of Crown Princess Victoria, an Official Flag Day.
  • Mauritius - National Day.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Valérie Nicolas: French handball goalkeeper and former player of the French national team.
  • Todd Rock: American state legislator.
  • Herman Li: Cantonese guitarist.
  • Kelle Bryan: English singer.
  • Victoria Cabello: Italian television presenter, born to an Italian father and an English mother; she grew up in Valsolda, a small town in the province of Como, just a few kilometers from Switzerland.
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Facts:
  • Vietcong conquer Ban me Thuot, South Vietnam.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in March 1975?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: American Jews and Israel -- Mar. 10, 1975
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.8424
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: The World Arms Trade -- Mar. 3, 1975

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Something Happened

By: Joseph Heller

Bob Slocum was living the American dream. He had a beautiful wife, three lovely children, a nice house...and all the mistresses he desired. He had it all -- all, that is, but happiness.

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Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy

By: John le Carré

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Spy Who Came in from the Cold; and The Night Manager, now a television series starring Tom Hiddleston. John le Carré’s memoir, The Pigeon Tunnel: Stories from My Life, will be ...

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The Ebony Tower

By: John Fowles

The Ebony Tower, comprising a novella, three stories, and a translation of a medieval French tale, echoes themes from John Fowles's internationally celebrated novels as it probes the fitful relations between love and hate, pleasure and pain, fantasy and reality.

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Harlequin

By: Morris West

Typically great Morris West Novel

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Anti-Aircraft

Anti-Aircraft

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Scrolling military shooter

Publisher: Atari, Inc

Destruction Derby

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Exidy

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Panther

Platform: PLATO System

Genre: Vehicle simulation game

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Pursuit

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Flight simulator, military, shooter

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Shark Jaws

Shark Jaws

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Horror


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