Tuesday 20 January 1976
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Fabio Bencivenga and Kirsty Gallacher.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Theme From Mahogany (Do You Know Where You're Going To) by Diana Ross.
In UK Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen was in the top 5 hits.
while Curtain by Agatha Christie was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Kizzy.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bigfoot Bonkers or Breakout.
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Which were the important events of 20 January 1976 ?
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Aquarius.
- Saint Fabian
- Epiphanius of Pavia
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Sebastian
- Presidential Inauguration Day in the United States.
- The Eve of St. Agnes.
- Fabio Bencivenga: Italian member of the Men's Water Polo team, winners of a Bronze Medal at the Atlanta Olympics 7/28/1996.
- Kirsty Gallacher: Scottish television presenter.
- Michael Myers: American football player.
- Gretha Smit: Dutch speed skater.
- 29th NHL All-Star Game: Wales beat Campbell 7-5 at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1976 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Diana Ross - Theme From Mahogany (Do You Know Where You're Going To)
- Barry Manilow - I Write The Songs
- Ohio Players - Love Rollercoaster
- Donna Summer - Love To Love You Baby
- The O'Jays - I Love Music (Part 1)
- Hot Chocolate - You Sexy Thing
- C. W. McCall - Convoy
- Paul Anka - Times Of Your Life
- David Ruffin - Walk Away From Love
- Earth, Wind & Fire - Sing A Song
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody
- Sailor - Glass Of Champagne
- Abba - Mamma Mia
- Laurel & Hardy With The Avalon Boys featuring Chill Wills - The Trail Of The Lonesome Pine
- In Dulce Jubilo / On Horseback - Mike Oldfield
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