Tuesday 16 July 1974
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Michelle Chandler and Chris Pontius.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Rock Your Baby by George McCrae.
In UK She by Charles Aznavour was in the top 5 hits.
Mr. Majestyk, directed by Richard Fleischer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while Watership Down by Richard Adams was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Soldier and Me.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Maze War or Tank.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 July 1974 ?
- Botswana - President's Day (2nd day)
- Catholic - Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel
- Michelle Chandler: Australian basketball point guard (1996 Olympics - Bronze Medalist).
- Chris Pontius: American actor and Jackass cast member.
- Jeremy Enigk: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Sunny Day Real Estate and The Fire Theft).
- Maret Maripuu: Estonian politician Estonian Minister of Social Affairs.
- Ryan McCombs: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Soil and Drowning Pool).
- Wendell Sailor: Australian rugby league and union player
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1974 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- George McCrae - Rock Your Baby
- John Denver - Annie's Song
- The Righteous Brothers - Rock And Roll Heaven
- Elton John - Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me
- Gladys Knight and the Pips - On And On
- The Hues Corporation - Rock The Boat
- Steely Dan - Rikki Don't Lose That Number
- Anne Murray - You Won't See Me
- The Hollies - The Air That I Breathe
- Olivia Newton-John - If You Love Me (Let Me Know)
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