Wednesday 17 December 1975
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). In that special week of December people in US were listening to That's The Way (I Like It) by K.C and the Sunshine Band.
In UK Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen was in the top 5 hits.
Barry Lyndon, directed by Stanley Kubrick, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while Curtain by Agatha Christie was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released this week ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 17 December 1975 ?
- Nick Dinsmore (Eugene): American professional wrestler.
- Gia Ventola: American designer, 24-years-old when she stole the show at a runway fashion exhibit for the Girls Rule! spring 2001 show.
- Milla Jovovich: Ukrainian model and actress with prestigious modeling contracts, she was married twice, the second time to French director Luc Besson on December 14, 1997.
- Nick Farrell in East York: Ontario, Canada; boxer (Olympics-1996).
- Mayuko Aoki: Japanese voice actress and singer.
- Nick Dinsmore: American wrestler and trainer
- Susanthika Jayasinghe: Sri Lankan sprinter
- Bree Sharp: American singer-songwriter and guitarist
- Napiera Danielle Groves: Miss USA - Washington DC (1997, Miss Congeniality)
- John Paul Stevens appointed to Supreme Court
- Lynette Fromme is sentenced to life for attempt on US President Gerald Ford's life.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1975 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Barry Manilow - I Write The Songs
- Ohio Players - Love Rollercoaster
- Diana Ross - Theme From Mahogany (Do You Know Where You're Going To)
- Bay City Rollers - Saturday Night
- Sweet - Fox On The Run
- Silver Convention - Fly, Robin, Fly
- K.C and the Sunshine Band - That's The Way (I Like It)
- The Staple Singers - Let's Do It Again
- Jigsaw - Sky High
- Bee Gees - Nights On Broadway
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