Monday 18 November 1974
It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). In that special week of November people in US were listening to I Can Help by Billy Swan.
In UK Gonna Make You A Star by David Essex was in the top 5 hits.
Murder on the Orient Express, directed by Sidney Lumet, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1974
while Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy by John le Carré was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 18 November 1974 ?
- Latvia - Independence Day (1918)
- Also see November 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - Dedication of the Basilicas of Saints Peter and Paul ; Saint Rose Philippine Duchesne ; also St Mawes, St Odo of Cluny, St Romanus of Antioch
- Venezuela - Feast of the Virgen de Chiquinquir�, also known as la Chinita, in the western state of Zulia
- Roman festivals - day 1 Dios dedicated to the sun god by emperor Licinius
- Oman - National Holiday
- Chloë Sevigny: American actress, fashion designer, and former model.
- Chloe Sevigny: American actress.
- Petter Solberg: Norwegian race car driver.
- Graham Coughlan: Irish footballer and coach.
- Anne-Lise Bardet: French slalom canoer who competed in the 1990s and 2000s.
- Autumn Smith: Miss USA-Alabama (1997, top 10)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1974 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Carl Douglas - Kung Fu Fighting
- Billy Swan - I Can Help
- Harry Chapin - Cat's In The Cradle
- B.T. Express - Do It ('Til You're Satisfied)
- The Three Degrees - When Will I See You Again
- Bobby Vinton - My Melody Of Love
- America - Tin Man
- John Denver - Back Home Again
- Neil Diamond - Longfellow Serenade
- Carl Carlton - Everlasting Love
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