Wednesday 18 September 1974
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). In that special week of September people in US were listening to Can't Get Enough Of Your Love, Babe by Barry White.
In UK Kung Fu Fighting by Carl Douglas was in the top 5 hits.
Amarcord, directed by Federico Fellini, 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..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?
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Which were the important events of 18 September 1974 ?
- 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.
- Xzibit : American rapper.
- Sol Campbell: English footballer and politician.
- Andrew Hansen: Australian comedian singer and screenwriter.
- Damon Jones: American football player and coach.
- Ticha Penicheiro: Portuguese basketball player.
- Edna Best: Actress (Key, Calendar, Escape), dies at 74.
- Hurricane Fifi strikes Honduras with 110 mph winds, killing 5,000 people.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1974 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Paul Anka - (You're) Having My Baby
- Olivia Newton-John - I Honestly Love You
- Dionne Warwicke - Then Came You
- Stevie Wonder - You Haven't Done Nothin'
- Billy Preston - Nothing From Nothing
- Andy Kim - Rock Me Gently
- Eric Clapton - I Shot The Sheriff
- Barry White - Can't Get Enough Of Your Love, Babe
- The Guess Who - Clap For The Wolfman
- Johnny Bristol - Hang On In There Baby
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