Friday 19 December 1975
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican). In that special week of December people in US were listening to That's The Way (I Like It) by K.C and the Sunshine Band.
In UK Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen was in the top 5 hits.
Barry Lyndon, directed by Stanley Kubrick, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while Curtain by Agatha Christie was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released this week ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 19 December 1975 ?
- 2003 - the events of the fictional docu-drama The Day Britain Stopped take place.
- Roman festivals - Opalia
- Also see December 19 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Makis Belevonis: Greek footballer.
- Russell Branyan: American baseball player.
- Brandon Sanderson: American author and academic.
- Jon Smith: English journalist and author.
- Olivier Tébily: Ivorian-French footballer.
- Kristin Folkl in Saint Louis: Missouri; volleyball outside hitter (alternate-Olympics-1996).
- Casual [Jon: Owens]; rapper.
- David Whiting: American homicide; shot his father to death on 6/19/1993, c. 11:15 PM EDT. The son of a commercial fisherman, at 17 he was becoming increasingly like his violent, abusive dad. His dad was an alcohol and drug abuser who had been divorced from his mom for the past six years. Nonetheless, he was still an active part of the household and had been staying at his ex-wife's home in Rockland, Massachusetts for the past few weeks.
- Michiel van den Bos: Dutch composer
- Ron Wood joins music group The Rolling Stones.
- John Paul Stevens is appointed a justice of The United States Supreme Court.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1975 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Barry Manilow - I Write The Songs
- Ohio Players - Love Rollercoaster
- Diana Ross - Theme From Mahogany (Do You Know Where You're Going To)
- Bay City Rollers - Saturday Night
- Sweet - Fox On The Run
- Silver Convention - Fly, Robin, Fly
- K.C and the Sunshine Band - That's The Way (I Like It)
- The Staple Singers - Let's Do It Again
- Jigsaw - Sky High
- Bee Gees - Nights On Broadway
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