Thursday 15 July 1971
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of July people in US were listening to It's Too Late by Carole King.
In UK Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep by Middle Of The Road was in the top 5 hits.
The Devils, directed by Ken Russell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971
while The Passions Of The Mind by Irving Stone 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 July 1971 ?
- Saint Vladimir the Great's day (Eastern Orthodox; Roman Catholic)
- Confuflux (Discordianism)
- Saint Swithun's feast day (Anglican Church)
- Japan - Third day of Obon feast period
- Palermo, Sicily - Festival of Santa Rosalia
- Brunei - Birthday of the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam
- Botswana - President's Day
- Saint Donald's feast day
- Brazil - International Men's Day
- Danijela: Croatian singer.
- Dean Panaro: Knoxville, Tennessee -- Diver (1996 Olympics).
- Eric Lacroix: Montreal, Quebec -- NHL left wing (LA Kings).
- Ernest Dye: NFL tackle (Arizona Cardinals).
- James Baldwin Jr: Southern Pines, North Carolina -- Pitcher (Chicago White Sox).
- Guy Wilkerson: Dies of cancer at 71.
- US President Richard Nixon announces he would visit People's Republic of China.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1971 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Carole King - It's Too Late
- Bee Gees - How Can You Mend A Broken Heart
- The Raiders - Indian Reservation (The Lament Of The Cherokee Reservation Indian)
- James Taylor - You've Got A Friend
- Jean Knight - Mr. Big Stuff
- Carpenters - Rainy Days And Mondays
- Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose - Treat Her Like A Lady
- Hamilton, Joe Frank & Reynolds - Don't Pull Your Love
- Tommy James - Draggin' The Line
- Carly Simon - That's The Way I've Always Heard It Should Be
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