Sunday 12 September 1976
It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Maciej Zurawski and Bizzy Bone.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to (Shake, Shake, Shake) Shake Your Booty by K.C and the Sunshine Band.
In UK Dancing Queen by Abba was in the top 5 hits.
Bugsy Malone, directed by Alan Parker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976
while Trinity by Leon Uris was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching That's Cat.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Amazing Maze Game or Barricade.
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- Also see September 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Maryland (United States) - Defenders Day
- Cape Verde - National Day
- Ethiopia - National Revolution Day (1974)
- RC Saints - Holy Name of Mary
- Maciej Zurawski: Polish footballer.
- Bizzy Bone: American rapper, (Bone Thugs-N-Harmony).
- 2 Chainz: American rapper (Playaz Circle).
- Lauren Stamile: American actress.
- Maciej Żurawski: Polish footballer.
- Jane Blalock wins LPGA Dallas Civitan Golf Open
- White Sox Minnie Minoso, 53, is oldest to get a hit in majors
- Seattle Seahawks play first regular-season game (Saint Louis 30, Seattle 24).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1976 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- K.C and the Sunshine Band - (Shake, Shake, Shake) Shake Your Booty
- Lou Rawls - You'll Never Find Another Love Like Mine
- Wild Cherry - Play That Funky Music
- England Dan and John Ford Coley - I'd Really Love To See You Tonight
- Walter Murphy - A Fifth Of Beethoven
- Bee Gees - You Should Be Dancing
- Boz Scaggs - Lowdown
- Wings - Let 'Em In
- Elton John - Don't Go Breaking My Heart
- War - Summer
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