Tuesday 18 September 1973
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of September people in US were listening to Let's Get It On by Marvin Gaye.
In UK Young Love by Donny Osmond was in the top 5 hits.
The Big Feast, directed by Marco Ferreri, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1973
while The Hollow Hills by Mary Stewart was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Also see September 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Chile - Independence Day (first junta 1810)
- RC Saints - Feast day of St Joseph of Cupertino and Methodius of Olympus
- In ancient Greece, the fifth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries.
- James Marsden: American actor.
- Towanda Braxton: R&B Singer.
- Paul Brousseau: Canadian ice hockey player.
- Ami Onuki: Japanese singer and voice actress (Puffy AmiYumi).
- Mark Shuttleworth: South African-English businessman founded Canonical Ltd.
- Aitor Karanka: Spanish footballer and manager
- Laurent Foirest: French basketball player, who won a silver medal with the France national basketball team at the 2000 Summer Olympics. He stands at 6' 5¾" (1.97 m) and he also played previously with Saski Baskonia of Spanish ACB.
- Nora Nicholson: Actress (Blue Lagoon, Crow Hollow), dies at 80.
- German FR and German DR admitted to UN
- The Bahamas, East Germany and West Germany are admitted to the United Nations.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1973 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Marvin Gaye - Let's Get It On
- Stories - Brother Louie
- Cher - Half-Breed
- Diana Ross - Touch Me In The Morning
- Helen Reddy - Delta Dawn
- Grand Funk - We're An American Band
- Paul Simon - Loves Me Like A Rock
- Dawn - Say, Has Anybody Seen My Sweet Gypsy Rose
- Stevie Wonder - Higher Ground
- The Isley Brothers - That Lady (Part 1)
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