Wednesday 16 July 1975
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jonathan Zwinkel and Ana Paula Arosio.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Listen To What The Man Said by Wings.
In UK Tears On My Pillow by Johnny Nash was in the top 5 hits.
Anita: Swedish Nymphet, directed by Torgny Wickman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while The Moneychangers by Arthur Hailey was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Kommissariat IX.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Gun Fight or Steeplechase.
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Which were the important events of 16 July 1975 ?
- Botswana - President's Day (2nd day)
- Catholic - Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel
- Jonathan Zwinkel: Hockey forward (Team France 1998).
- Ana Paula Arosio: Brazilian actress.
- Ana Arosio: Brazilian actress and model, one of the most beautiful women in Brazil, first as a model then as a soap opera.
- Ana Arósio: Brazilian model and actress.
- Bas Leinders: Belgian racing car driver.
- Jamie Oliver: Welsh singer and keyboard player (Lostprophets and No Devotion)
- Commissioner Bowie Kuhn is reelected for a 7-year term
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1975 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Wings - Listen To What The Man Said
- Van McCoy - The Hustle
- 10cc - I'm Not In Love
- Eagles - One Of These Nights
- Olivia Newton-John - Please Mr. Please
- Pilot - Magic
- Frankie Valli - Swearin' To God
- The Captain and Tennille - Love Will Keep Us Together
- Bee Gees - Jive Talkin'
- Gwen McCrae - Rockin' Chair
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