Tuesday 19 January 1971
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Knock Three Times by Dawn.
In UK Grandad by Clive Dunn was in the top 5 hits.
Vanishing Point, directed by Richard C. Sarafian, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971
while Islands In The Stream by Ernest Hemingway 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 January 1971 ?
- Confederate Heroes Day in Texas.
- Eastern and Oriental Orthodoxy ? Julian Calendar Theophany (Epiphany).
- St. Mark of Ephesus feast day .
- Bah�'f Faith ? Feast of Sult�n (Sovereignty) ? First day of the 17th month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
- National Popcorn Day in United States of America, however some claim this is whatever day the Superbowl lands on.
- The unofficial National Popcorn Day
- Shawn Wayans: Movie Actor.
- John Wozniak: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Marcy Playground).
- Jeff Juden: American baseball player, a pitcher for the New York Yankees.
- Maurice Hofman: Dutch soccer player (MVV).
- Reggie Brooks: NFL running back (Washington Redskins).
- Jeff Juden in Salem: Massachusetts, USA; baseball pitcher (Philadelphia Phillies, San Francisco Giants).
- Claude Lastennet: French homicide, a serial killer of aged women in a four-month trail of blood. On 24 August 1993, he murdered an 87-year-old woman after being caught red-handed stealing in her house. On 15 November 1993 he does the same thing to another elderly person and this time he tastes the blood of the victim. The next day, a third murder is committed in the same circumstances and on 19 December 1993 a fourth crime is perpetrated. On 20 December 1993 the chosen victim reacts strongly and he has to run awa
- Harry Shields: American musician (Born 1899).
- No, No Nanette opens at 46th St. Theater NYC for 861 performances
- 24th NHL All-Star Game: West beat East 2-1 at Boston.
- Representatives of 23 western oil companies begin negotiations with OPEC in Tehran to stabilize oil prices. February 14 they sign a treaty with 6 Khalij el-Arab countries.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1971 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
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