Tuesday 17 December 1974
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Giovanni Ribisi and Marissa Ribisi and Sarah Paulson.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Cat's In The Cradle by Harry Chapin.
In UK Lonely This Christmas by Mud was in the top 5 hits.
Black Christmas, directed by Bob Clark, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while Something Happened by Joseph Heller was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Otpisani.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Spasim or Tank.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 17 December 1974 ?
- Giovanni Ribisi and Marissa Ribisi: American actor and actress.
- Sarah Paulson: American film, stage, and television actress.
- Giovanni Ribisi: American actor and producer.
- Marissa Ribisi: American actress.
- Duff Goldman: American chef.
- WIPO becomes a specialized agency of the United Nations.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1974 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Harry Chapin - Cat's In The Cradle
- Carl Douglas - Kung Fu Fighting
- Helen Reddy - Angie Baby
- The Three Degrees - When Will I See You Again
- Barry White - You're The First, The Last, My Everything
- Elton John - Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds
- Al Green - Sha-La-La (Make Me Happy)
- Paul McCartney - Junior's Farm
- Billy Swan - I Can Help
- B.T. Express - Do It ('Til You're Satisfied)
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