Saturday 17 April 1971
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of April people in US were listening to Joy To The World by Three Dog Night.
In UK Hot Love by T Rex was in the top 5 hits.
Summer of '42, directed by Robert Mulligan, 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..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 17 April 1971 ?
- Pope Anicetus (died 166)
- Saint Gerwin of Oudenburg (d. 1117)
- Saint Landricus
- Blessed Radboud of Louvain (d.1142)
- Saint Stephen Harding (d. 1134)
- Andri Kirsima: Estonian architect.
- Claire Sweeney: English actress and singer.
- David Oliver: Sechelt -- NHL right wing (Edmonton Oilers).
- Roberto Lupi: Composer, dies at 62.
- Egypt, Libya and Syria form federation (Federation of Arab Republics).
- The People's Republic of Bangladesh forms, under Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at Mujibnagor.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1971 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Three Dog Night - Joy To The World
- The Temptations - Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me)
- Janis Joplin - Me And Bobby McGee
- Marvin Gaye - What's Going On
- Tom Jones - She's A Lady
- Ocean - Put Your Hand In The Hand
- Carpenters - For All We Know
- Paul McCartney - Another Day
- The Partridge Family - Doesn't Somebody Want To Be Wanted
- Brewer & Shipley - One Toke Over The Line
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?