Tuesday 19 August 1975
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Fallin' In Love by Hamilton, Joe Frank and Reynolds.
In UK I Can't Give You Anything (But My Love) by The Stylistics was in the top 5 hits.
The Land That Time Forgot, directed by Kevin Connor, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while Looking For Mr. Goodbar by Judith Rossner 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 in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 19 August 1975 ?
- Roman festivals - Vinalia Rustica celebrated in honor of Venus Libitina commemorating the founding of the oldest known temple to her, on the Esquiline Hill, in 293 BC on this date.
- RC saints - Saint Sebald, Saint Louis of Toulouse, Jean-Eudes de MTzeray
- Afghanistan - Afghan Independence Day see above: 1919
- National Day of the Filipino Language, Philippines - Holiday for Quezon City, Quezon Province and other municipalities named after Manuel Quezon
- National Aviation Day, USA
- Chynna Clugston: American comic book creator.
- Marco Coti Zelati: Italian bassist (Lacuna Coil).
- My Linh: Pop Singer.
- Tracie Thoms: American actress.
- Astros hire Bill Virdon to replace Preston Gomez as manager
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1975 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Glen Campbell - Rhinestone Cowboy
- Bee Gees - Jive Talkin'
- Eagles - One Of These Nights
- Hamilton, Joe Frank and Reynolds - Fallin' In Love
- K.C and the Sunshine Band - Get Down Tonight
- Olivia Newton-John - Please Mr. Please
- Janis Ian - At Seventeen
- Elton John - Someone Saved My Life Tonight
- James Taylor - How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You)
- War - Why Can't We Be Friends?
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