Wednesday 13 February 1974
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of February people in US were listening to The Way We Were by Barbra Streisand.
In UK Tiger Feet by Mud was in the top 5 hits.
Blazing Saddles, directed by Mel Brooks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while Burr by Gore Vidal 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 13 February 1974 ?
- Anthony Mortas: hockey forward (Team France 1998).
- Jeff Duran: American radio personality.
- Hervé Lardic: French musician and rapper, also known as RV Lardic, RV Trezen, or RV 13n (pronounced "Hervé très Zen").
- Fonzworth Bentley: American rapper and actor.
- Gus Hansen: Danish professional poker player.
- Robbie Williams: British entertainer, singer and songwriter with record sales at over 55 million. The recipient of many awards in Britain, he was inducted into the UK Music Hall of Fame in 2004. He was a member of the pop group Take That from 1990 to 1995 and again from 2009 to 2012.
- Ustad Amir Khan: Indian classical singer (Born 1912).
- Rainbow Jones opens and closes at Music Box Theater, New York City
- Dissident Nobel Prize writer Alexander Solzhenitsyn expelled from USSR.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1974 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Barbra Streisand - The Way We Were
- Love Unlimited Orchestra - Love's Theme
- Ringo Starr - You're Sixteen
- Eddie Kendricks - Boogie Down
- Jim Stafford - Spiders & Snakes
- Aretha Franklin - Until You Come Back To Me (That's What I'm Gonna Do)
- Kool & The Gang - Jungle Boogie
- Byron MacGregor - Americans
- David Essex - Rock On
- Olivia Newton-John - Let Me Be There
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