Tuesday 20 July 1971
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of July people in US were listening to Indian Reservation (The Lament Of The Cherokee Reservation Indian) by The Raiders.
In UK Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep by Middle Of The Road was in the top 5 hits.
The Devils, directed by Ken Russell, 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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 20 July 1971 ?
- St. Jerome Aemiliani
- St. Rufina
- St. Flavian
- St. Justa
- St. Margaret of Antioch
- St. Sabinus
- St. Joseph of Barsabas
- Brazil - Friendship Day
- St. Ceslas
- Argentina - Dfa del Amigo (Friendship Day)
- Japan - Marine Day (Umi-no-hi, currently it falls on the third Monday in July.)
- Northern Cyprus - Peace and Freedom Day
- Colombia - Independence Day
- Feast day for at least seventeen saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Saint Aurelius
- St. Wulmar/Ulmar
- St. Severa1
- St. Barhadbesciabas
- St. Severa2
- St. Wilgefortis
- International chess day
- Jason Loewenstein: American rock musician and member of the alternative rock group Sebadoh and The Fiery Furnaces.
- Ron Stone: NFL (Dallas Cowboys).
- Tom Tovo: WLAF defensive tackle (London Monarchs).
- William Deering Jr: South Bend, Indiana -- Pole vaulter.
- Ed Giddins: English cricketer.
- DJ Screw: American hip hop deejay (d. 2000)
- Sandra Oh: Korean Canadian actress
- Charles Johnson: American baseball player, a right-handed catcher with the Florida Marlins, Los Angeles Dodgers, Baltimore Orioles, Chicago White Sox, Colorado Rockies and Tampa Bay Devil Rays between 1994 and 2005.
- The Soviet Union says it will support the People's Republic of China's admission to the United Nations
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1971 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Carole King - It's Too Late
- Bee Gees - How Can You Mend A Broken Heart
- The Raiders - Indian Reservation (The Lament Of The Cherokee Reservation Indian)
- James Taylor - You've Got A Friend
- Jean Knight - Mr. Big Stuff
- John Denver - Take Me Home, Country Roads
- Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose - Treat Her Like A Lady
- Hamilton, Joe Frank & Reynolds - Don't Pull Your Love
- Tommy James - Draggin' The Line
- The Grass Roots - Sooner Or Later
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