Friday 15 January 1971
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to My Sweet Lord by George Harrison.
In UK Grandad by Clive Dunn was in the top 5 hits.
Vanishing Point, directed by Richard C. Sarafian, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971
while Wheels by Arthur Haile 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 15 January 1971 ?
- Kerala in India - Makaravilakku or Makara Sankranthy at Sabarimala.
- Jallikattu in South India.
- United States - Traditionally, Martin Luther King Day.
- North Korea - Korean Alphabet Day.
- Malawi - John Chilembwe Day.
- Roman Catholic Church - Saint Ides, virgin, died January 15, 570.
- Roman Empire - Second day of the Carmentalia in honor of Carmenta.
- Wikipedia Day.
- Regina King: American actress, played the part of Ray Charles' lover and back-up girl-group singer in the 2004 movie biopic "Ray.
- Regina King in Los Angeles: California, USA; actress (Brenda Jenkins-227).
- LeShon Johnson: running back (Arizona Cardinals).
- John Dall: Actor (Corn is Green, Rope), dies of heart attack at 50.
- Ari opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 19 performances
- George Harrison releases My Sweet Lord
- Aswan Dam officially opens in Egypt.
- The Aswan High Dam officially opens in Egypt.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1971 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Dawn - Knock Three Times
- Bee Gees - Lonely Days
- Santana - Black Magic Woman
- King Floyd - Groove Me
- Barbra Streisand - Stoney End
- George Harrison - My Sweet Lord
- The Partridge Family - I Think I Love You
- Smokey Robinson - The Tears Of A Clown
- The 5th Dimension - One Less Bell To Answer
- The Supremes - Stoned Love
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