Thursday 14 November 1974
It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Matt Cedeno and Adam Walsh.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Whatever Gets You Thru The Night by John Lennon.
In UK Gonna Make You A Star by David Essex was in the top 5 hits.
Earthquake, directed by Mark Robson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy by John le Carré was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Soundstage.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Maze War or Qwak!.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 14 November 1974 ?
- India - Birthday of Jawaharlal Nehru: Children's Day
- United States - National Children's Book Week begins
- Roman festivals - Equorum Probatio
- Matt Cedeno: Cuban-American actor.
- Adam Walsh: American homicide victim, kidnapped and murdered by a pedophile.
- Chip Gaines: Reality Star.
- Matt Cedeño: American model and actor.
- Adina Howard: American singer-songwriter and chef.
- David Moscow: American actor and producer
- Joe Principe: American singer and bass player (Rise Against and 88 Fingers Louie)
- Johnny Mack Brown: Actor (Lawman is Born, Back Trail), dies at 70.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1974 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- John Lennon - Whatever Gets You Thru The Night
- B.T. Express - Do It ('Til You're Satisfied)
- Bobby Vinton - My Melody Of Love
- America - Tin Man
- John Denver - Back Home Again
- Billy Swan - I Can Help
- Neil Diamond - Longfellow Serenade
- Reunion - Life Is A Rock (But The Radio Rolled Me)
- Carl Carlton - Everlasting Love
- Gordon Lightfoot - Carefree Highway
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