Monday 19 April 1976
It was Monday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). In that special week of April people in US were listening to Disco Lady by Johnnie Taylor.
In UK Save Your Kisses For Me by Brotherhood Of Man was in the top 5 hits.
Stay Hungry, directed by Bob Rafelson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1976
while Trinity by Leon Uris 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 19 April 1976 ?
- Republic Day (Sierra Leone).
- Declaration of Independence Day (Venezuela).
- Easter Sunday 1908, 1981, 1987, 1992. In the Gregorian Calendar Easter Sunday falls on 19 April more often than on any other date.
- Bicycle Day.
- The Roman holiday of Cerealia ends. (Roman Empire)
- Primrose Day (England) ? primroses are placed on the statue of Benjamin Disraeli in Parliament Square, London on the anniversary of his death (1881).
- George of Antioch
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Saint Emma
- Landing of the 33 (Uruguay).
- Patriot's Day (Massachusetts, Maine, and Wisconsin, USA).
- Ruud Jolie: Dutch guitarist (Within Temptation and Maiden uniteD).
- Scott Padgett: American basketball player coach and radio host.
- Kim Young-oh: South Korean author and illustrator.
- Vanessa Guzman: Miss Universe - Mexico (1996).
- Aaron Smith: Football Player.
- 80th Boston Marathon won by Jack Fultz of Washington DC in 2:20:19.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1976 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Johnnie Taylor - Disco Lady
- The Sylvers - Boogie Fever
- Bellamy Brothers - Let Your Love Flow
- John Sebastian - Welcome Back
- Maxine Nightingale - Right Back Where We Started From
- Elvin Bishop - Fooled Around And Fell In Love
- Commodores - Sweet Love
- Peter Frampton - Show Me The Way
- Dr. Hook - Only Sixteen
- Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody
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