Monday 18 February 1974
It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jamey Carroll and Julia Butterfly Hill.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to The Way We Were by Barbra Streisand.
In UK Tiger Feet by Mud was in the top 5 hits.
Blazing Saddles, directed by Mel Brooks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while Burr by Gore Vidal was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Bagpuss.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Maze War or Rebound.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 18 February 1974 ?
- Independence Day in The Gambia (1965)
- Jamey Carroll: American baseball player.
- Julia Butterfly Hill: American environmental activist.
- Yevgeny Kafelnikov: Russian tennis player: ATP Tour.
- Amanda Abbington: TV Actress.
- Jillian Michaels: American fitness trainer.
- Radek Černý: Czech footballer
- Ruby Dhalla: Canadian chiropractor and politician
- Julia Hill: American environmentalist and author
- NASA launches Italian satellite San Marcos C-2 (235 / 843 km)
- US ambassador to India Daniel Moynihan presents US$2,046,700,000 check.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1974 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Barbra Streisand - The Way We Were
- Terry Jacks - Seasons In The Sun
- Aretha Franklin - Until You Come Back To Me (That's What I'm Gonna Do)
- Jim Stafford - Spiders & Snakes
- Love Unlimited Orchestra - Love's Theme
- Kool & The Gang - Jungle Boogie
- Eddie Kendricks - Boogie Down
- David Essex - Rock On
- Ringo Starr - You're Sixteen
- Olivia Newton-John - Let Me Be There
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