Wednesday 16 January 1974
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Show And Tell by Al Wilson.
In UK You Won't Find Another Fool Like Me by The New Seekers was in the top 5 hits.
Don't Look Now, directed by Nicolas Roeg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while Centennial by James A. Michener 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 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 16 January 1974 ?
- National Religious Freedom Day in the United States, to commemorate the adoption of Thomas Jefferson's landmark Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom in 1786
- Teacher's Day in Thailand
- Kate Moss: English model.
- Marlon Anderson: American baseball player and sportscaster.
- Brent Hinds: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Mastodon).
- John Hopoate: Tongan-Australian rugby league player and boxer.
- Francesco Trussardi: Italian noted family, one of four sons of entrepreneur Nicola Trussardi.
- Vishal Singh: TV Actor
- Jaws by Peter Benchley is published
- L A Landslide kills 9, Canyonville, Oregon
- New York Yankees' Mickey Mantle and Whitey Ford elected to Baseball Hall of Fame.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1974 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Barbra Streisand - The Way We Were
- Steve Miller Band - The Joker
- Love Unlimited Orchestra - Love's Theme
- Al Wilson - Show And Tell
- Ringo Starr - You're Sixteen
- Brownsville Station - Smokin' In The Boy's Room
- Gladys Knight and the Pips - I've Got To Use My Imagination
- Olivia Newton-John - Let Me Be There
- Stevie Wonder - Living For The City
- Jim Croce - Time In A Bottle
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