Thursday 15 February 1973
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of February people in US were listening to Crocodile Rock by Elton John.
In UK Blockbuster by The Sweet was in the top 5 hits.
Walking Tall, directed by Phil Karlson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973
while Jonathan Livingston Seagull by Richard Bach was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 15 February 1973 ?
- John Frum Day in Vanuatu 
- Gummy Bear Day in United States
- National Day in Serbia
- Candlemas in Russia and other Eastern Orthodox countries
- Saint Siegfried of Sweden
- Saints Faustin and Jovita
- Saint Georgia
- Blessed Claude de la ColombiFre
- Flag Day in Canada
- Katerina Neumannova: Czech cross country skier.
- Amy Van: Dyken; 50 metre/100 metre freestyle/100 metre butterfly swimmer (Olympics-2 gold-1996).
- Kateřina Neumannová: Czech skier.
- Amy Van Dyken: American swimmer and sportscaster.
- Sarah Wynter: Australian actress.
- USSR launches Prognoz 3 to study sun (589 / 200,300 km)
- Friendsville Academy (Tennessee) ends 138-game basketball losing streak.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1973 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Roberta Flack - Killing Me Softly With His Song
- Carly Simon - You're So Vain
- Elton John - Crocodile Rock
- Deliverance - Dueling Banjos
- Hurricane Smith - Oh, Babe, What Would You Say?
- Timmy Thomas - Why Can't We Live Together
- Spinners - Could It Be I'm Falling In Love
- Steely Dan - Do It Again
- Lobo - Don't Expect Me To Be Your Friend
- John Denver - Rocky Mountain High
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?