Sunday 19 January 1975
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Natalie Harvey and Natalie Cook.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Mandy by Barry Manilow.
In UK Streets Of London by Ralph McTell was in the top 5 hits.
Kurutta ippêji, directed by Teinosuke Kinugasa, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while Something Happened by Joseph Heller was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Barney Miller.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Pursuit or Steeplechase.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 19 January 1975 ?
- 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
- Natalie Harvey: Australian 3k / 5k runner (1996 Olympics).
- Natalie Cook: Australian volleyball player.
- Noah Georgeson: American singer-songwriter guitarist and producer.
- Zdeňka Málková: Czech tennis player.
- Thomas Heart Benson: US artist, dies at 85.
- 4 mail truck assault on El Al B-747 in Paris, escape to Iraq
- Thomas Hart Benton, American painter (Born 1889)
- Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Colgate Golf Triple Crown.
- An earthquake strikes Himachal Pradesh, India
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1975 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Barry Manilow - Mandy
- Carpenters - Please Mr. Postman
- Neil Sedaka - Laughter In The Rain
- Barry White - You're The First, The Last, My Everything
- Elton John - Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds
- Stevie Wonder - Boogie On Reggae Woman
- Paul McCartney - Junior's Farm
- Paul Anka - One Man Woman/One Woman Man
- Donny and Marie Osmond - Morning Side Of The Mountain
- Gloria Gaynor - Never Can Say Goodbye
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