Tuesday 20 April 1971
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Yonel Jourdain and Chris Penn.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Joy To The World by Three Dog Night.
In UK Hot Love by T Rex was in the top 5 hits.
Summer of '42, directed by Robert Mulligan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971
while The Passions Of The Mind by Irving Stone was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Quentin Durward.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Galaxy Game or The Oregon Trail.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 20 April 1971 ?
- USA- National High Five Day
- Blessed Oda (d. 1158)
- Saint Victor (d.303)
- Saint Marcellinus
- Ridv�n begins at sunset (Bah�'f Faith).
- Festival of Matsu, Southeast Asia (2006).
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Taurus.
- Islam - Muhammad's Birthday observed in (2004)
- April 20 (4/20) is associated with 420 (cannabis culture).
- Saint Theotimus (died 407)
- Yonel Jourdain: NFL running back / kick returner (Buffalo Bills).
- Chris Penn: NFL wide receiver (Kansas City Chiefs, Chicago Bears).
- Terry Smith: NFL wide receiver (Indianapolis Colts).
- Grant Smith: Australian field hockey forward (Olympics-1996).
- John Senden in Brisbane: Queensland; Australasia golfer.
- Carla Geurts: Dutch swimmer physiologist and academic
- Allan Houston: American basketball player and manager
- Nikos Kyzeridis: Greek footballer
- Cecil Parker: Actor (Court Jester, Operation Snafu), dies at 73.
- US Supreme Court upholds use of bussing to achieve racial desegregation.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1971 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Three Dog Night - Joy To The World
- Marvin Gaye - What's Going On
- Ocean - Put Your Hand In The Hand
- Jackson 5 - Never Can Say Goodbye
- Paul McCartney - Another Day
- Neil Diamond - I Am.. I Said
- The Temptations - Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me)
- Bread - If
- Tom Jones - She's A Lady
- The Bells - Stay Awhile
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