Saturday 18 August 1973
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Touch Me In The Morning by Diana Ross.
In UK I'm The Leader Of The Gang (I Am) by Gary Glitter was in the top 5 hits.
Enter the Dragon, directed by Robert Clouse, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973
while Breakfast Of Champions by Kurt Vonnegut 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 18 August 1973 ?
- RC saints - Saint Helena of Constantinople,Saint Alberto Hurtado
- Buhe in the Ethiopian Orthodox Church
- Victoria Coren: British writer, presenter and poker player.
- Alex Pijper: Dutch soccer player (FC Groningen).
- Clarence Benford: NFL tight end (Seattle Seahawks).
- Luke Fickell: Defensive tackle (New Orleans Saints).
- Paulo Schroeber: Brazilian guitarist (Almah and Astafix) (d. 2014).
- Carmen Serano: American actress
- Gene Krupa, drummer, plays for final time with Benny Goodman Quartet
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1973 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Marvin Gaye - Let's Get It On
- Jim Croce - Bad, Bad Leroy Brown
- Stories - Brother Louie
- Maureen McGovern - The Morning After
- Diana Ross - Touch Me In The Morning
- Helen Reddy - Delta Dawn
- Wings - Live And Let Die
- Gilbert O'Sullivan - Get Down
- Charlie Daniels - Uneasy Rider
- Chicago - Feelin' Stronger Every Day
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Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 18 August 1973 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?